The Value of Liberal Arts Education

Selected short articles on the Value of a Liberal Arts Education today.

Collegians need Humanities

Why a Liberal Education Creates Great Entrepreneurs

The Global Citizen

Lincoln and Liberal Education

Liberal Education_Nussbaum

The Last Line of Defense_Greenberg on Liberal Education

The Value of Liberal Arts Education . . . for your life, for your career, and for your community.

A broad liberal arts education (an education in the humanities, social sciences and natural sciences, and not solely a technical or career-focused education) is valuable in many ways.

In the College of Liberal Arts at UCA, we are focused on the humanities and social sciences.

Liberal Arts majors flourish in life because they are prepared to do almost anything they want!

Top 15 Professions of Liberal Arts Graduates
Elementary and Middle School Teachers, Lawyers, Judges, Magistrates, Managers, Postsecondary Teachers, Chief Executives and Legislators,Education Administrators, Social Workers, Secondary School Teachers, Counselors, Sales Representatives, Clergy, Retail Sales Supervisors,Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Accountants and Auditors, Marketing and Sales Managers.

The following links will give you an even better idea of the value of a liberal arts degree. You can find more information on the value of specific degrees on our department web pages.