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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

Dr. Brian Mohney
Brian K. Mohney, professor of chemistry, joined the faculty in 1999. He received his Ph.D. in physical chemistry from the University of Pittsburgh and a...Read more


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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...

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The 5th annual River Teeth Nonfiction conference will feature writers...Read more
Summer residencies are the highlight of the year for the...Read more

CAS News

Spanish Major Scores Advanced Low Proficiency

Congratulations to Spanish major Andrea Anderson who scored Advanced Low on her ACTFL Writing Proficiency Test and Oral Proficiency Interview! Read more

Sport Psychology Class Teaches the Mental Game

Members of this year’s Sport Psychology class shared their newly acquired knowledge about mental game skills with local athletes as part of a class project… Read more

Gallery Opens "Natural Tendencies" on May 20

Ashland University Coburn Gallery to Hold Group Exhibition
The Coburn Gallery opens the exhibition “Natural Tendencies” today, Friday, May 20 with free/public reception from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The exhibition features a group… Read more

AU Choirs Touring Northern Ohio, WV and DC

Ashland University alumni and friends are cordially invited to attend an upcoming concert of the Ashland University Choir and Chamber Singers May 16-19 as they… Read more

URCA 2016 Schedule


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