Aristotle and Descartes agree: Philosophy begins in wonder. But have you ever wondered, “why philosophy?”  You’re not alone.

There is a growing body of evidence that shows that Philosophy majors do the best among all Humanities students on standardized tests (like the LSAT, MCAT, and GMAT); that employers value their ability to write analytically and solve problems creatively; and they have acquired the kinds of skills necessary for success not only in life but in an ever-changing, global economy.

Follow this link for a host of resources testifying to the remarkable talents of Philosophy majors, and click here to see what Wheaton Philosophy Students have achieved.