College of Arts and Sciences

Explore Your Options

The University of Dayton College of Arts and Sciences offers more than 20 majors in the humanities, the social sciences, and the visual and performing arts. These popular majors prepare students for a wide range of careers, and a lifetime of personal and professional fulfillment. For more information, please watch the video.

Explore Your Options

The University of Dayton College of Arts and Sciences offers more than 20 majors in the humanities, the social sciences, and the visual and performing arts. These popular majors prepare students for a wide range of careers, and a lifetime of personal and professional fulfillment. For more information, please watch the video.

Pathway to the World

Every major in the University of Dayton College of Arts and Sciences connects to global and intercultural learning.

Pathway to the World

Every major in the University of Dayton College of Arts and Sciences connects to global and intercultural learning.

The Value of an Arts Degree from the University of Dayton

Learn about arts degrees at the University of Dayton. Hear from students majoring in Music, Art & Design, and Theatre, Dance, and Performance Technology.

The Value of an Arts Degree from the University of Dayton

Learn about arts degrees at the University of Dayton. Hear from students majoring in Music, Art & Design, and Theatre, Dance, and Performance Technology.

Undergraduate Research

The Dean’s Summer Fellowship program provides an opportunity for University of Dayton College of Arts and Sciences undergraduate students to conduct summer research in any academic discipline under the guidance of a faculty mentor.

Undergraduate Research

The Dean’s Summer Fellowship program provides an opportunity for University of Dayton College of Arts and Sciences undergraduate students to conduct summer research in any academic discipline under the guidance of a faculty mentor.

In the News
Humanities and Social Sciences 06.17.19
Ferree Chair of Social Justice

University of Dayton associate professor of religious studies Kelly Johnson will begin July 1 as the first holder of the Father William J. Ferree Chair of Social Justice, named in honor of the Marianist priest whose work influenced contemporary Catholic thinking on social justice.

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Faith/Mission 06.07.19
Gudorf Chair in Catholic Intellectual Traditions

The University of Dayton College of Arts and Sciences has appointed alumnus Timothy Gabrielli as the first Gudorf Chair in Catholic Intellectual Traditions. Currently, he is an associate professor of theology and coordinator of the Religious Studies/Theology & Philosophy department at Seton Hill University.

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Faculty 06.10.19
College Faculty in the News: June 10, 2019

Comparing engagement with popular television drama and today's political arena, Associate Professor Josh Ambrosius, Department of Political Science, finds a connection between fiction and reality. Follow this and other recent media coverage of the service, research, scholarship and commentary of College of Arts and Sciences programs and their faculty.

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CONTACT

College of Arts and Sciences

O'Reilly Hall
300 College Park
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 0800
937-229-2611

Our Mission

We are committed to lifelong intellectual, professional, and personal growth through learning in the arts, the humanities, the sciences, and the social sciences.

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