College of Liberal Arts


Well-balanced study of the arts, humanities, and social sciences combined with a practical, yet innovative way of looking at the world—that is what we promise
our students.

Welcome to the home page of Benedictine University's College of Liberal Arts!


Situated at the heart of the University, the College of Liberal Arts is home to 39 full-time faculty and six departments.  In addition to a variety of minors, concentrations, and interdisciplinary programs, the College offers students a choice of 21 distinct majors.

With programs of study ranging from literature, philosophy, and music to psychology, political science, and many more, the College provides Benedictine students with unparalleled access to innovative, in-depth instruction in the humanities and social sciences. It also houses the University's Writing Program, Scholars Program, and Core Program, all of which contribute significantly to the Benedictine undergraduate experience.

To discover more about the majors in the College of Liberal Arts, as well as its many unique programs and opportunities for interdisciplinary study, please click on any of the links on the left side of the page.  You can also find more information about the departments and faculty housed in the College, with additional details about new and regularly-offered courses, special events, and degree requirements for our majors.



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