core brochureThe Core Curriculum of the School of Arts and Sciences (SAS) establishes common goals that, along with a major and minor specialization, prepare Arts and Sciences graduates for successful lives and careers built on a critical understanding of the natural environment, human behavior, and the individual’s role in diverse societies. Conversant with multiple intellectual traditions, modes of analysis, and schools of thought, and armed with well-developed communication and reasoning skills, the school’s graduates are prepared to meet any challenge.

The innovative Core Curriculum cultivates and nurtures curiosity by emphasizing the process of inquiry and the creation of knowledge through debate, research, and scholarship. The Core Curriculum incorporates Arts and Sciences students into the research mission of our great university and equips them with the intellectual resources required for excellence in meeting the rapidly transforming challenges of the 21st century.

Core Curriculum Brochure