As a graduate of our College of Arts and Sciences, you'll have the versatility to compete and contribute in a complex, global environment. With our innovative curriculum that infuses the liberal arts and business with an emphasis on real world application, you'll graduate as an agile, clear thinker with marketable skills, ready to make an impact.
Our world-class faculty combine the latest theory with direct experience. They'll be your mentors and help you find your passion through small classes and active, engaged learning opportunities such as group projects, meaningful internships, service learning, and international experiences both on campus and around the world, where you'll garner leadership and teamwork skills.
Our programs are among the nation's best
#3 in Broadcast Journalism, College Magazine 2017
#6 in Applied Mathematics, College Factual/USA Today 2018
Top 15% in Communication and Media Studies, College Factual/USA Today 2018
Top 50 Actuarial Science programs (No. 30), Value Colleges 2018
Learn more about our rankings and accreditations.
A powerful combination
Arts and Sciences majors complete courses of study that integrate their major with a business minor. That way, you’ll gain not only a cross-disciplinary advantage but also the opportunity to pursue your interests. More than 40% of students complete double, triple, or even quadruple concentrations.
Your student journey is infused with partnerships between Bryant and organizations, helping you earn career credentials while you integrate diverse knowledge and skills along your path to becoming an agile thinker and leader.
Our strategic alliances and partnerships with regional community organizations, multinational corporations, and global education institutions provide you with myriad opportunities to extend your learning. You can collaborate on scientific research for NASA; or research and write policy briefs as an intern at think tanks in Washington, D.C., or at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace in Beijing; and more.
Collaboration with other prestigious educational institutions such as Brown, MIT, Yale, and China universities
Grants and fellowships with NASA, Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship program, and National Science Foundation
Government agencies and organizations such as The Washington Center and the Brookings Institution
Collaboration with research hospitals in the region
A wide variety of for-profit and not-for-profit organizations, from Atlantic Records in New York City to Elizabeth Arden, London, and from Opportunity International—Nicaragua to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
And these are just a few examples. These experiences yield networking opportunities, potential internships and jobs, an enhanced resume or preparation for graduate school, and learnings that will prepare you for a career.
Whichever career path you choose, you’ll graduate prepared to achieve your goals and make an immediate contribution the world – and you’ll be in good company. Our accomplished alumni are succeeding in fields such as science and medicine, politics and law, business, communications, and teaching, and excelling at prestigious graduate and post-graduate programs.