College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Claire Etaugh,
Dean

Kelly McConnaughay,
Associate Dean

The mission of the College of Liberal Arts Sciences is to:

  1. Provide an environment for students to develop an awareness of the great issues facing humanity.
  2. Encourage students to be imaginative, critical, intellectually curious individuals, who will aspire to life-long learning.
  3. Develop career interests and abilities appropriate to the needs of the students.
  4. Foster in students communicative and evaluative competencies. Develop self-renewing people in a value-centered interdisciplinary, intercultural, and humanistic context that puts career goals of students into a societal context in ways that will have significant impact on contemporary and future society, and will bring continuing personal satisfaction to them.


This Catalog represents the University’s best effort to communicate information on academic programs, policies, rules, and regulations that were in effect at the time of its publication. Students should be aware that the University reserves the right to modify these programs, policies, rules, and regulations at any time within a student’s term of residence. The University’s policy is to provide notice of any such modifications sufficiently in advance of their implementation to ensure adjustments without undue inconvenience. Before pre-registering for any academic term, students should contact the administrative office of their academic department or college to verify the most current information.