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Careers and Internships

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What can I do with a degree in philosophy?

A major in philosophy will prepare you for almost any professional pursuit you may choose, including careers in business, law, science, health care, education, the media, and nonprofit organizations.

Career Fields

  • Public policymaking
  • Management
  • Law
  • Biomedical ethics
  • Secondary or university teaching
  • Social services
  • Research and government think tanks
  • Communications fields
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Career and Internship Opportunities for Philosophy Majors

Clark’s Career Connections Center can help you develop a plan for pursuing your career goals. Also check out ClarkCONNECT, which links you with alumni mentors and employers, and Handshake, Clark’s online job search website.

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Clark Funding for Undergraduate Internships and Research

Interested in pursuing an internship, research, or creative project, but wondering how you’ll pay rent? Apply for Clark funding to support your experience during the school year or summer. Visit the Career Connections Center in the Shaich Family Alumni and Student Engagement Center.

Contact Information

Department of Philosophy

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  • Beck House
    11 Loudon Street
    Worcester, MA 01610
  • 1-508-793-7414