2010-2011 Academic Catalog 
    Dec 09, 2021  
2010-2011 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

College of Arts and Sciences

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The College of Arts and Sciences is at the heart of Maryville’s commitment to the thoughtful integration of liberal arts and professional education. Offering a wide array of majors in the natural sciences, the humanities, mathematics, the fine arts, communication, and the social sciences, the College also houses several professional programs. For more information, contact the College of Arts and Sciences at 314.529.9454 or 314.529.9638.

Programs offered within the College of Arts and Sciences include not only the traditional academic disciplines, but also a distinctive combined major in psychology and sociology; rich interdisciplinary opportunities in liberal studies, the sciences, and humanities; and excellent professional programs in actuarial science, communication, studio art, graphic design, interactive design, interior design and legal studies. The College offers graduate bridge programs leading to master’s degrees in actuarial science, organizational leadership, strategic communication and leadership, social work, rehabilitation counseling, management, elementary/early childhood education and secondary education.

Undergraduate Programs

Art & Design 


Art Education, B.A. 

  Art History (minor) 
  Art, Studio, B.F.A.  * 
  Art, Studio, B.A. 
  Graphic Design, B.F.A. 
  Graphic Design, B.A. 
  Interactive Design, B.F.A. 
  Interior Design, B.F.A. 


  English  * 
  English/Elementary Education 
  English/Secondary Education 
  International and Cultural Studies  * 
  Music (minor) 
  Philosophy (minor) 
  Spanish (minor) 
  Women’s Studies (minor) 
  Writing (minor) 
  American Studies (certificate) 

Liberal Studies

  Liberal Studies 
  Philosophy (concentration) 
  Political Science (concentration) 

Mathematical and Natural Sciences 

  Actuarial Science 
  Biology  * 
  Biology/Biotechnology (concentration) 
  Biology Education 
  Biomedical Science 
  Chemistry  * 
  Chemistry Education 
  Clinical Laboratory Science 

Clinical Laboratory Science - Biochemistry 

  Computer Science  * 
  Computer Science (certificate) 
  Environmental Science  * 
  Mathematical Science  * 
  Mathematical Modeling for Business 
  Mathematics Education 
  Science  * 
  Physics (minor) 

Professional and Pre-Professional Programs

  Communication, B.A.  * 
  Engineering (dual degree)
  Legal Studies, B.A.  *  (paralegal)

Social Sciences 

  Criminal Justice/Criminology  * 
  Environmental Studies  * 
  History  * 
  History Education 
  Organizational Leadership 
  Psychology  * 
  Sociology    * 
  Political Science (minor) 

Graduate Bridge Programs

  Early Access to the Graduate Program in Actuarial Science 
  Early Access to the Graduate Program in Organizational Leadership 
  Early Access to the Graduate Program in Strategic Communication and Leadership 
  Bachelor Fine Arts/Arts Education Bridge 
  Elementary Education Bridge 
  Secondary Education Bridge 
  Social Work Bridge 
  Early Access to Masters in Rehabilition Counseling 
  Secondary Education Bridge/Early Access 

Graduate Program

Master of Arts in
  Organizational Leadership 
  Strategic Communication and Leadership 
Master of Science in
  Actuarial Science 
*These programs also offer a minor.


Current faculty list is available on the College of Arts and Sciences website:http://www.maryville.edu/academics-as-contact.htm

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