Liberal Arts

Liberal Arts

Many employers consider liberal arts study the best preparation for a professional career. This is because the liberal arts emphasize:

  • broad knowledge
  • intellectual skills
  • personal responsibility
  • social responsibility

In the College of Liberal Arts this is strengthened by emphasizing global courses and real-world learning activities, such as:

  • study abroad experiences
  • internships
  • undergraduate research projects
  • service learning courses

Resources are needed for students to afford to participate in these activities. Scholarships needed to help prepare students for the challenges of the 21st century include:

  • study abroad
  • endowments to help defray costs for internship travel
  • and service learning project