College of Arts & Sciences

Programs in the college are are grounded in the liberal arts, focusing on the acquisition of knowledge, the cultivation of intellectual and practical skills, and the development of dispositions that lead to personal and social responsibility.


Visual Arts

At Stritch, the faculty in the Visual Arts Department are working artists, designers, photographers and educators who help guide and prepare students for a variety of careers in the visual arts and design profession.

Learn more about the Visual Arts Department.

About the College of Arts & Sciences

The College of Arts and Sciences offers programs of study at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. The diverse undergraduate program offerings are grounded in the liberal arts, focusing on the acquisition of knowledge, the cultivation of intellectual and practical skills, and the development of dispositions that lead to personal and social responsibility.

It is also home to our liberal arts courses which provide the foundation for developing an appreciation for humankind’s achievements and the thinking and communication skill necessary for a full and successful life. Although the major academic programs vary from one another in content and direction, they are all grounded in the same core values and disciplines of the liberal arts.

Our diverse student body and small student-to-faculty ratio make learning a rich and satisfying experience. Classes are taught by well-qualified professors rather than teaching assistants. Individualized academic advising, at the department and general level, helps provide a framework on which to build a personal education plan.c advising, at the department and general level, helps provide a framework on which to build a personal education plan.

Degree Programs