College of Arts & Sciences

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Explore your passions to build the communication and analytical skills that translate easily between career fields — and that employers value most.
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The John Hazen White College of Arts & Sciences offers professionally-focused degree programs rooted in the liberal arts. They are designed to provide the transferable skills necessary for long-term career progression and engaged citizenship. Connect with faculty who work in a wide range of academic fields, and pursue a more applied approach to a liberal education.



Bachelor of Arts (BA) Degree
Interdisciplinary Studies: Design Your Own Major
Media & Communication Studies

Bachelor of Science (BS) Degree​​​
Animal Science
Criminal Justice
Data Analytics
Equine Studies
Liberal Studies
Political Science

Master of Science (MS)
Addiction Counseling
Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Master of Education (MEd)
Teaching and Learning

Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)
Teacher Education — Elementary/Elementary Special Education, Business/Secondary Special Education and Culinary Arts Education Concentrations

Doctor of Education (EdD)
Educational Leadership

Community Justice
Criminal Justice
Environmental Sustainability
Food Studies
Gender Studies
Global Studies
Leadership Studies
Media & Communication Studies
Medical & Health Humanities
Political Science
Professional Communication
Race and Ethnicity Studies

Programs for Undecided Students*
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*Tracks into bachelor’s degree program