The largest college on campus, the College of Arts & Sciences includes 16 departments — everything from fine and performing arts to environmental science, mathematics to fashion merchandising. In addition to both Bachelor of Science and Arts degrees, the College offers Master degrees in Creative Writing, American History and Government, and Health & Risk Communication for those who wish to pursue additional studies. Each department is committed to giving you unlimited opportunities to shine and each is devoted to graduating students who are ready to take on the world as confident, competent leaders.
About the College
Our approach to the field is comprehensive and contemporary. Within the context of a liberal arts education and under the direction of talented and dedicated professors, you will stretch your... Read More
|Biology and Toxicology||
Biology and Toxicology at Ashland University
When you choose a Biology Science major at Ashland University, you join a program on the cutting edge of scientific exploration with... Read More
|Chemistry, Geology, Physics||
At Ashland University, our programs in chemistry, biochemistry, geology and physics emphasize close faculty/student interactions and hands-on experience with modern equipment. Our majors have... Read More
A broad field that encompasses Strategic Communication, Sport Communication and Public Relations. The field of Communication Studies involves all aspects of human interaction in all contexts... Read More
|Criminal Justice and Sociology||
As a criminal justice major at Ashland University you will not only explore a fascinating curriculum that is highly relevant today, but you will take part in field experiences that give you in-... Read More
Ashland University’s English department teaches students to read well, think carefully, and write clearly, logically, and creatively with the goal of achieving intellectual rigor and contextual... Read More
Environmental science is truly interdisciplinary. Projects typically depend on collaboration among scientists and other professionals with different areas of expertise, and require knowledge... Read More
Intrigued by the possibilities of studying a foreign language and want to know more? Here are some FAQs.
What can I do with a foreign language besides teach languages or become a... Read More
|History & Political Science||
Understanding and engaging with the greatest questions and best minds of the past is key to becoming a truly educated citizen. As you learn about how people thought and acted in different times... Read More
|Journalism and Digital Media||
Ashland University’s Journalism & Digital Media Department is the only fully integrated media program in the state of Ohio. We offer an innovative, state-of-the-art converged media... Read More
|Mathematics and Computer Science||
The department of Mathematics and Computer Science offers majors in actuarial science, computer science, mathematics and integrated mathematics (i.e. secondary mathematics education). When you... Read More
The B.A. or B.S. degree in Multidisciplinary Studies (MDS) is an individualized degree which allows students flexibility in designing degree programs that relate to their personal, educational... Read More
Music at Ashland University
Whether you want to study music as a major or minor, or continue your involvement in music by performing in an excellent ensemble, the Ashland University department... Read More
It's one thing to make a living, and another to learn how to live well...The study of Philosophy can help you to do both.
Philosophy equips you to analyze, think creatively, and... Read More
One of the most popular college majors across all university campuses, the science of Psychology provides a glimpse into human thought and behavior. The Psychology Department offers both a... Read More
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|Social Work and Family Studies||
Reach your goals with a career in social work.
If you have a passion for helping others improve their lives and their communities, social work is an excellent choice. As a licensed... Read More
Welcome to the Department of Theatre at Ashland University.
Our Bachelor of Arts degree offers you the opportunity to master the skills necessary for a career in the theatre, whether your... Read More