Philosophy provides a valuable foundation for careers in medicine, business, communication, journalism, politics, social work and education. Philosophy is widely recognized as excellent preparation for a wide array of graduate studies. Philosophy majors are typically among the top three majors in performance on the GRE and LSAT. Law schools look especially favorably upon applicants with degrees in philosophy. In addition students should be aware of College of Arts and Sciences Bachelor's degree requirements. If as a philosophy major you intend to pursue a professional degree after graduation you may also consult with a Pre-Professional Advisor.