About the College of Arts and Sciences
With 13 departments and programs in eight buildings, the College of Arts and Sciences is the largest academic unit at NC A&T, and is at the heart of any well-rounded course of study. This is where you will find the educational building blocks for careers in the arts, humanities, communications, mathematics, and the social, behavioral, and natural sciences, and more.
Through excellent instruction and service-learning opportunities from the College of Arts and Sciences, our students hone their critical thinking skills, engage in contemporary research, and develop creative problem-solving abilities in a variety of programs:
- Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology
- Criminal Justice
- Energy and Environmental Systems
- Journalism and Mass Communication
- Liberal Studies
- Political Science
- Secondary Education
- Social Work
- Visual & Performing Arts/Theater & Dance
Our graduates continue their studies at some of the most prestigious graduate schools in the nation, such as the late NASA astronaut Ron McNair, who followed his NC A&T degree in physics with a distinguished academic career at MIT. Or they may immediately begin professional careers with the many research institutions, businesses, and government agencies that recruit and hire NC A&T students.