Arts & Sciences

About Arts & Sciences

Arts & Sciences helps students acquire the critical thinking, creative problem solving, and communications skills required by the modern workplace as well as provide them with the foundational knowledge they need to succeed in their technical coursework.

The department offers courses in four different content areas:

  • Communications;
  • Natural Sciences/Mathematics;
  • Arts/Humanities; and
  • Social Science.

Courses from the Arts & Sciences Department are integrated into students academic plans based on their technical program of study and are taught by instructors with academic expertise in their subject areas.

Arts & Sciences classes help put students on the fast track to success in their careers and lives by providing a well-rounded education that helps them develop broad thinking skills; an appreciation for life-long learning; professional oral and written communication skills; and a better understanding of the world around them.