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Personal Characteristics to be Successful
Come to terms with the problems of existence and ultimate values
Communicate in logical manner
Desire to search for the purpose and understanding of life
Communicate in a logical manner
Examine own beliefs in relationship to cosmos
Experiment with ideas
Knowledge of the interrelationship of economics, history, psychology, and education
Make tough decisions
Maintain good judgment
Conceive, develop, generate ideas
Deal with the vague and unknown
Diagnose patients' problems
Examine own beliefs
Perform ambiguous tasks
Possess analytical and problem solving skills
Possess oratory skills
Recognize the unique and different
Understand relationship of beliefs and values
Idealist Org: A non-profit organization provided to find career paths that suit your education background.
General Guide to Philosophical Associations: This site provides a thorough listing of associations to check out, many of which have job searching capacity.
Resources for Religious Studies Majors: General Career Information helping with part time, internships, summer work and full time positions.
The United Methodist General Board of Higher Education and Ministry: Comprehensive information for jobs to education opportunities.
American Philosophical Association: National Association that maintains a job search database allowing access to members only.
The Philosophy Major's Career Handbook: This site provides information for philosophy majors that there's a relation between getting a degree and getting a job.
What do philosophy majors do? This site provides information about options with a philosophy major.
Why Study Religion: This site provides information on all aspects of religion; its history, how it has advanced in today's society, and where it is today.
Graduate Fellowships & Scholarships
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