The College of Arts and Sciences provides every student with a core body of knowledge and the skills for lifelong learning fundamental to a university education. The college offers both undergraduate and graduate degrees to majors within its various programs of study. In addition, through research and creative work, service and teaching, the faculty contributes to the advancement of knowledge.
The college is the academic cornerstone of the university, offering a majority of the General Education Requirement courses as well as undergraduate degrees in mathematics, sciences, social sciences and the humanities. The college also offers graduate programs in biology and mathematics. In all courses and programs, the college nurtures students in a continuous sequence of advising and instruction.
The college maintains an outstanding faculty who shapes its teaching, research and creative work, and service in order to be:
The primary student learning goals of the college are to: