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Arts & Sciences

About the College of Arts & Sciences

Welcome to the College of Arts & Sciences

Welcome to the heart of academic exploration and innovation—the College of Arts and Sciences at Western New England University. Nestled within our vibrant campus community, our college stands as a beacon of interdisciplinary excellence and intellectual curiosity. As a vital cornerstone of the University's commitment to holistic education, we offer a rich tapestry of programs spanning the humanities, natural sciences, social sciences, and more. With a dedicated faculty at the forefront of their respective fields, we empower our students to embark on a transformative journey of discovery, critical thinking, and personal growth. Here, the convergence of knowledge and creativity cultivates well-rounded individuals poised to make meaningful contributions to the world. Join us in shaping a brighter future through the power of education within the dynamic embrace of the College of Arts and Sciences.

Message from the Dean

"These are exciting times in the College of Arts and Sciences at Western New England University, and we want you to be part of our journey. Across the diverse programs of study that we offer, our expert faculty are focused on your learning and will help you apply what you know to the real world."

Marcus C. Davis, PhD
Dean, College of Arts and Sciences

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Global Scholar

Global Scholars

The College of Arts and Sciences encourages students to explore global perspectives through University courses and international experiences, facilitated by the Global Scholars program that guides them in preparing for and reflecting on their intercultural learning, connecting these experiences to their academic and professional pursuits, and ultimately earning the Global Scholar designation on their University transcript and at Commencement, irrespective of their major.

Global Scholars 

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Honors Program

The Honors distinction on your academic record is an ideal way to show graduate schools and potential employers that you are a person who is committed to achieving a high level of business excellence through a rigorous academic program.

Honors Program 

International Students

International Program

In an age of constant digital connectivity, success in both life and future careers demands informed critical thinking and recognition of global citizenship responsibilities. Western New England University's College of Arts and Sciences provides a foundation in liberal studies, fostering effective communication, critical thinking, and problem-solving across disciplines. Our curriculum integrates international topics, while unique travel courses and the Global Scholars Program offer students opportunities to explore global perspectives in depth.

International Programs