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The College of Arts & Sciences is a vibrant academic community at the heart of the university undergraduate experience. Grounded in liberal arts, students prepare for careers in science, business, the arts, education, communication, government and service organizations as well as for professional programs and graduate school. Each department is committed to giving students unlimited opportunities to shine and each is devoted to graduating students who are ready to take on the world as confident, competent leaders.

Faculty Spotlight

Jeffrey Sikkenga is professor of political science at Ashland University, adjunct fellow of the John M. Ashbrook Center and senior fellow in the Program on...Read more

AU ARTS GUIDE

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Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity (URCA)

Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity (URCA) was established in 2009 by Dean Dawn Weber to support the scholarly work of students in the College of Arts and Sciences at Ashland University.  URCA is involved in promoting collaboration between faculty and students in projects that go beyond the walls of the classroom.  MORE...

Interested in Customizing Your Own Major?

A Multidisciplinary Studies Major enables an undergraduate student to pursue a cohesive set of courses from two different disciplinary areas in substitution for the traditional major.  MORE...

Influence Policy and Protect Our Country

The Intelligence Internship at ATIC offers a unique opportunity for college students interested in careers in intelligence.  The internship provides the student with a working background in intelligence and the skills needed to become an entry level intelligence analyst in the Intelligence Community.  Read More

Living Learning Communities

By bringing first-year students together to form a collaborative network, Living Learning Communities facilitate a smooth transition to college life and provide a few nice extras, too.  MORE...

Student Media

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URCA 2016 Schedule

CAS News

Dr. Haven Wins 5th Individual Excellence Award

Dr. Stephen Haven, Professor of English and MFA Program Director, won a 2016 Ohio Arts Council Individual Excellence Award in Poetry. This is Haven's 5th… Read more

Psi Chi Inducts New Members

Congratulations to the following psychology majors/minors who were inducted into Psi Chi, the psychology honorary society: Emily Wirtz, Kimmy Vidika, Dendara Oakleaf, Marissa Lindberg, Jimmy… Read more

AU President Dr. Carlos Campo Speaks to Race, Ethnic and Minority Issues Class

During his talk, President Campo brought up his struggles growing up with a Latino name in Miami, Florida, but not having the look or the… Read more

Spring Honors Recital Tonight

The Spring 2016 Honors Recital is Monday, May 2, 7:30 p.m. in the Elizabeth Pastor Recital Hall. Students who accomplished exceptional musical work during the… Read more

Events

May
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Ashland University Department of Music presents the annual Variable Winds...Read more
Jun
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The 5th annual River Teeth Nonfiction conference will feature writers...Read more
Jul
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Summer residencies are the highlight of the year for the...Read more

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