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College of Humanities and Social Sciences


The College of Humanities and Social Sciences consists of departments covering the humanities, the arts, education, and military science, as well as health, physical education and recreation.

The departments within the school include:

Art and Design

  • Studio Art
  • Animation
  • Graphic Design
  • Web Design

History and Philosophy

  • History
  • History, Secondary Teaching Endorsement

Languages and Literature

  • English
  • English, Secondary Teaching Endorsement

Mass Communications

  • Print Media
  • Radio and Television
  • Public Relations

Military Science 


  • Music
  • Choral Music Teaching Endorsement (Vocal)
  • Instrumental Music Teaching Endorsement (Brass, Percussion, String)
  • Music Performance (Instrument, Keyboard, Vocal)
  • Sound Recording Technology

Political Science

  • Economics
  • Political Science
  • Public Administration (Minor)

Sociology, Social Work and Criminal Justice

  • Criminal Justice
  • Sociology
  • Social Work
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