2020 Most Affordable Online Colleges for Philosophy Degrees

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These 16 colleges offer the most affordable online bachelor's in philosophy degrees. Fort Hays State University, the #1 option, charges only $6,560 per year for its Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy. Courses for this program include Bioethics, Classical Greek Philosophy, Ethics in the Professions and Business, Foundations of Modern Philosophy, Philosophy of Knowledge, and Political Philosophy. American Public University System comes in second place, with an affordable tuition rate of $8,100 per year.

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  • Annual Tuition: $6,560
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: 89%
  • Example Classes: Bioethics; Classical Greek Philosophy; Ethics in the Professions and Business; Foundations of Modern Philosophy; Philosophy of Knowledge; Political Philosophy

Online Bachelor's Degrees

  • Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy
  • Annual Tuition: $8,100
  • School Type: For-Profit
  • School Accreditation: HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: Open Admissions
  • Example Classes: Enlightenment Philosophy; God and World; Logic; Medieval Philosophy; Modern & Post-Modern Philosophy; Modern and Post-Modern Philosophy; Religious Existentialism

Online Bachelor's Degrees

  • Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy
  • Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy - Ethics
  • Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy - General
  • Annual Tuition: $8,400
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: 75%
  • Example Classes: Contemporary Ethical Theory; Eastern Thought; Environmental Philosophy; Existentialism; Feminist Theory; Philosophy of Race

Online Bachelor's Degrees

  • BA in Interdisciplinary Studies - Philosophy/Religious Studies
  • Annual Tuition: $8,624
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Acceptance Rate: 98%
  • Example Classes: Classical Philosophy; Comparative Religion; Logic; Modern Philosophy; Philosophical Discourse

Online Bachelor's Degrees

  • Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy
  • Annual Tuition: $10,061
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Acceptance Rate: 78%
  • Example Classes: Ethical Issues in Business; Intermediate Formal Logic; Knowledge, Truth, and Belief; Major Philosophers; Philosophy of Biological Science; Practical Reasoning

Online Bachelor's Degrees

  • Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy
  • Annual Tuition: $10,800
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NECHE
  • Acceptance Rate: Open Admissions
  • Example Classes: Apologetics; Epistemology; History of Medieval Philosophy; Liturgical Theology; Philosophy of God; Theology of the Body

Online Bachelor's Degrees

  • Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy
  • Annual Tuition: $11,550
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NWCCU
  • Acceptance Rate: 73%
  • Example Classes: Advanced Biomedical Ethics; Contemporary Political Theory; Philosophy of Language; Social and Political Philosophy; Theory of Knowledge; Women and Ethics

Online Bachelor's Degrees

  • Bachelor of Arts in Humanities - Philosophy
  • Annual Tuition: $12,105
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: 52%
  • Example Classes: Europe in the 18th Century: the Enlightenment; Metaphysics of Things; Moral Values in Political Philosophy; Rationality and Moral Choice; Topics in Analytic Philosophy; Topics in Normative Philosophy

Online Bachelor's Degrees

  • Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy
  • Annual Tuition: $12,630
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NECHE
  • Acceptance Rate: 84%
  • Example Classes: Ecofeminism:Philosophy & Practice; Ethics & Health Care Professionals; Heidegger & Continental Philosophy; History of Contemporary Analytic & Continental Philosophy; Selfhood and Personal Identity; Theories of Truth

Online Bachelor's Degrees

  • BA in Liberal Arts - Philosophy
  • Annual Tuition: $13,650
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Acceptance Rate: 62%
  • Example Classes: Contemporary Metaphysics and Epistemology; Death, Suffering and Evil; History of Ancient and Medieval Philosophy; Love, Sexuality, and Living; Philosophy and Film; Political and Legal Philosophy

Online Bachelor's Degrees

  • Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy
  • Annual Tuition: $14,190
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Acceptance Rate: 57%
  • Example Classes: Darwin and the Evolution of Thought; German Idealism and the 19th Century; Metaphysics; Philosophy of Heidegger; Philosophy of Kant; Philosophy of Mind

Online Bachelor's Degrees

  • Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy
  • Annual Tuition: $14,970
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Acceptance Rate: 28%
  • Example Classes: Authentic Christianity; Christian Apologetics; Logic, Reason, and Persuasion; Old Testament Literature; Pentecostal Doctrine and History; The Church in Ministry and Mission

Online Bachelor's Degrees

  • Bachelor of Arts in Religion and Philosophy
  • Annual Tuition: $15,000
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: 84%
  • Example Classes: Consciousness and Cognition; Empiricists; Jewish Philosophy; Normative Ethics; Philosophy & Psychiatry; Pragmatics

Online Bachelor's Degrees

  • Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy
  • Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy - Ethics
  • Annual Tuition: $15,390
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Acceptance Rate: 85%
  • Example Classes: Contemporary Moral Problems; Human and the Divine; Nature/Mind/Knowledge; Recent Anglo American Philosophy; Recent Continental Philosophy; Science/Technology/Human Values

Online Bachelor's Degrees

  • Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy - Applied Ethics
  • Annual Tuition: $15,412
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: 93%
  • Example Classes: Cosmology and Culture; Cyborgs and Monsters; Kant and the Enlightenment; Mid 20th Century European Philosophy; Philosophical Issues in Death and Dying; Politics and the Law

Online Bachelor's Degrees

  • Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy
  • Annual Tuition: $15,900
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: 76%
  • Example Classes: Ethical Theory; History of Ancient Philosophy; History of Ethics; Literacy and Critical Inquiry; Philosophical Argument and Exposition; Principles of Sound Reasoning

Online Bachelor's Degrees

  • BA in Philosophy
  • BA in Philosophy (Morality, Politics and Law)