Mission Statement

The primary mission of the School of Liberal Arts is to provide excellent instruction in the communication, English, fine arts, humanities, and social science courses that are the foundation of the core curriculum; that comprise the various majors within the Departments of Communication, English, and Social Sciences; and that support the general educational goals of each of the various schools within the College as a whole. Liberal Arts faculty are dedicated to creating a positive learning environment that promotes student success and high levels of achievement; to acquainting students with the scholarship, literature, methodology, knowledge, and intellectual perspectives of their disciplines; and to enhancing students’ critical thinking, reasoning, and communication skills.

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