Welcome to the College of Arts and Sciences, the intellectual heart of Kent State University! 

The undergraduate and graduate programs in the College encompass humanities, social sciences, natural and mathematical sciences. These programs are offered through 19 academic departments and schools. We offer associate’s, baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral degree programs in a wide range of fields. Students can enhance their academic experience in a number of ways by digging deeply into research, field experiences, studying abroad, or participating in a learning community, just to name a few.

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1/3 of Fortune 500 CEOs have liberal arts degrees
#7 in Research Productivity (Clinical Psychology grad program)
6000+ students enrolled in Arts & Sciences
  • This website serves as a portal to provide students with the information necessary to find their path within the health care field. The College of Arts and Sciences has provided resources for both prospective and current students, to assist you at any stage of your journey.

  • Our college provides the foundational coursework for students throughout the university, across a variety of disciplines. We attract many of Kent State’s best and brightest students — more than 9,000 of whom are currently majors in our college. We are grateful to you for your support of the 16 departments and 3 schools within the College of Arts and Sciences and look forward to the bright future you will help create for our students.

  • Research and scholarship within the College is both comprehensive and in-depth, encompassing the humanities, social sciences, natural and mathematical sciences through 16 academic departments and 3 schools. 

  • Students in the College of Arts & Sciences can take advantage of study abroad opportunities all over the world.  We offer 21 programs in 13 countries, including our summer program in Florence, Italy.

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Students in the College of Arts & Sciences have access to some of the most expansive, flexible, and high-tech facilities on campus. Most importantly, these are welcoming spaces where students can feel at home while studying, conducting research, or just relaxing and meeting up with friends.