Aug 21, 2019  
2017-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
  
2017-2019 Undergraduate Catalog

College of Arts and Sciences


Dean: George Acquaah

The College of Arts and Sciences was formally created in 1995. It is composed of seven academic departments: Communications, Computer Science, English and Modern Languages, Fine and Performing Arts, History and Government, Mathematics, and Natural Sciences. In addition, the Department of Military Science (ROTC) is housed in the College of Arts and Sciences. Faculty members in the College are continuously engaged in a variety of scholarly and creative activities. The undergraduate Computer Science program is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET.

Mission

The College of Arts and Sciences provides the liberal arts and sciences foundation for all undergraduate programs. Taught by a community of scholars, students learn to examine their world, appreciate their culture, better understand themselves, and prepare for graduate and professional school and the workforce.

Vision

The College will be recognized for innovative pedagogical and disciplined-based research. Its dynamic and inspiring faculty-scholars will produce a cadre of creative, competent, productive, lifelong learners.

Goals

  1. Improve student recruitment in all Arts and Sciences degree areas
  2. Increase retention and graduation rates of students in selected disciplines
  3. Increase the number of undergraduate an graduate programs that meet the needs of state region, and the nation
  4. Conduct five-year assessments of increase of all Arts and Sciences programs
  5. Increase the number of proposals submitted to funding agencies

Department of Communications

Go to information for Department of Communications.

Programs

Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science

Department of Computer Science

Go to information for Department of Computer Science.

Programs

Bachelor of Science

Minor

Department of Computer Technology

Go to information for Department of Computer Technology.

Programs

Bachelor of Science

Minor

Department of Languages, Literature, and Cultural Studies

Go to information for Department of Languages, Literature, and Cultural Studies.

Programs

Bachelor of Science

Minor

Bachelor of Arts

Department of Fine and Performing Arts

Go to information for Department of Fine and Performing Arts.

Programs

Bachelor of Science

Minor

Bachelor of Arts

Department of History and Government

Go to information for Department of History and Government.

Programs

Bachelor of Science

Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science

Minor

Department of Mathematics

Go to information for Department of Mathematics.

Programs

Bachelor of Science

Minor

Department of Military Sciences

Go to information for Department of Military Sciences.

Programs

Other Programs

Department of Natural Sciences

Go to information for Department of Natural Sciences.

Programs

Bachelor of Science