2018-2019 Catalog

School of Liberal Arts

The School of Liberal Arts is the home of the arts and humanities including 2 majors, 6 concentrations, and several other disciplines.

Majors:
Communication Studies (and Communication Studies with an Emphasis in Digital Media)
Interdisciplinary Studies

Concentrations:
Digital Arts
Latin American Latino/a Studies (LALS)
Literature
Music
Philosophy
Religious Studies
Writing for Professionals

Other disciplines:
Arts
English as a Second Language (ESL)
Linguistics
Spanish Studies

Goals:

1. Cultivate the skills that are the foundation of all professions: the ability to think critically and independently, to interpret and evaluate insightfully, and to write and speak clearly and persuasively.

2. Discover and develop perspectives that cross traditional academic disciplines, liberating minds to see and transform the world creatively.

3. Foster dedication to social justice and a lifelong enthusiasm for service to the community and the world.

Mission

The Liberal Arts liberate and empower individuals with practical, transferable skills; intercultural and interdisciplinary perspectives; and a commitment to social justice and lifelong learning.