Through more than 40 fields of study across 18 departments, at the School of Arts and Sciences you will find the freedom to explore the depths of scholarly study and push the boundaries of possibility. Pursue all aspects of knowledge of the human experience through the lens of faith in a city that offers exceptional opportunities in every field of science and the liberal arts.
Since childhood, Amy Soto has loved looking up at the stars. Now, as a doctoral student in the Department of Physics, Soto is pursuing her dreams, exploring the universe alongside NASA scientists.
When Ryan Wilson came to Catholic University for a visit to learn more about the doctoral program in the Department of English, it was the focus on aesthetic values of the written word that drew him in.
Catholic University’s location grants quick and unlimited access to practical, professional experience. For politics student Cullen Murphy, that means a mere 10-minute commute to his internship on Capitol Hill.
Library and Information Science students visit the Vatican Secret Archives and explore rare collections few people ever get to see.
This unique course takes students to historic and significant places in their “college town” while they learn about its architecture, history, economy, politics, and people.
Diverse in study but united in our pursuit of truth, at the School of Arts and Sciences we are a driving force for advanced research, searching beyond what is seen and apparent and applying each new discovery to the betterment of mankind.
Dear friends, alumni, and prospective students:
Welcome to the School of Arts and Sciences, the largest school in the University. We offer undergraduate and graduate degrees in 18 departments and programs in disciplines that range from arts and humanities to social sciences, mathematics, education, library and information science, and natural sciences. The School of Arts and Sciences has more than 170 faculty members and more than 1,500 undergraduate and 600 graduate students.Continue reading