Undergraduate Programs

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences


The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences is a thriving center of intellectual excellence that encompasses 14 academic departments and 80 degree programs. Its more than 2,500 students are engaged in a wide variety of challenging courses and hands-on learning experiences that extend across all areas of the humanities and sciences – from the great philosophers and classic literature to the world economy and environmental sustainability.

At the core of each department are faculty members who have garnered national acclaim for their best-selling books, ground-breaking research and creative endeavors. Together, students and their professors explore globally significant subjects and work towards the goal of improving every aspect of the way in which human beings live. To learn more about a specific area of study, click on the left-hand navigation bar for a full listing of academic departments.

  • American Studies

  • Biology

  • Chemistry

  • Criminal Justice

  • Earth & Environmental Science

  • Economics

  • English

  • Environmental Sustainability

  • Financial Engineering

  • Foreign Languages

  • Forensic Genetics

  • Forensic Science

  • Geography

  • Geology

  • Global Climate Change

  • Health Care & Public Administration

  • History

  • Interdisciplinary Studies

  • Mathematics

  • Philosophy

  • Physics

  • Political Science & International Studies

  • Psychology (including Psy.D.)

  • Public Service

  • Social Change & Social Inequalities

  • Sociology & Anthropology

  • Writing

CONTACT

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Jeffrey Belnap, Dean
Location, Room 126
516-299-2233

Joan Ruckel
Executive Assistant to the Dean