Faculty Spotlight

Rita George-Tvrtkovic, Ph.D.

Dr. Rita George-Tvrtkovic (theology)
co-edited the recently-published
Nicholas of Cusa and Islam (Brill).
Listen to her discuss Nicholas of Cusa
on Australian national radio here!

 

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


Kindlon HallSituated at the heart of the University, Benedictine's College of Liberal Arts provides students with unparalleled access to innovative, in-depth instruction in the humanities and social sciences. Our classes and programs emphasize rigorous, engaged learning, preparing students to live and work in a rapidly-changing world by cultivating their critical thinking skills and their abilities of self-expression.

The College is home to 39 full-time faculty and seven departments. In addition to a variety of minors, concentrations, and interdisciplinary programs, it offers students a choice of 21 distinct majors and two graduate programs in disciplines ranging from literature, philosophy, and music to psychology, political science, and more. The College also houses the University's Writing Program, Scholars Program, Artist-in-Residence Program, and Center for Civic Leadership, all of which contribute significantly to the Benedictine undergraduate experience.

We encourage you to explore our site to learn more about the majors offered by the College of Liberal Arts, as well as about its many unique programs and opportunities for interdisciplinary study. You can also find more information about the College's departments and faculty, with additional details about new and regularly-offered courses, special events, and degree requirements for students.


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