Welcome to the School of Liberal Arts & Sciences

The School of Liberal Arts and Sciences includes the Office of the Dean for Liberal Arts and Sciences, Early College Programs, Interdisciplinary Studies, and the Divisions of Humanities, Movement & Sport Sciences, Natural Sciences and Mathematics, and Social Sciences. Reporting to the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, the Dean, the Director of Early College Programs, and the Division Chairs work collaboratively, in partnership with faculty, to offer a wide range of high-quality professional programs to a diverse student body.

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Humanities Division

The Humanities cultivates transferable and marketable skills (critical thinking and problem-solving, analysis and research, written and oral communication) in our students while studying the human experience. Our programs prepare students to succeed in career and graduate school opportunities.

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Movement & Sport Sciences

Movement & Sport Sciences offers multiple degree options in Kinesiology, Sport Administration, Exercise Science and Sports Media Studies, as well as minors in coaching and health. Our state of the art movement labs and low student-teacher ratios will maximize your educational experience.

The Social Sciences Major is a liberal arts major that provides a balance between domestic, regional , and global issues.

Social Sciences Division

Ever wondered how events of the past have shaped societies today? Where do you fit in society? Get involved in the scientific study of the mind and behavior using the scientific method. Discover and create knowledge about human beings as well as help better the human condition through psychological services.

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Early College Programs

Earn college credit while fulfilling high school graduation requirements. Partnerships with area Idaho and Washington high schools, allow students to take courses at their high school, online, or on campus.

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Prior Learning Assessment

Through one of the many forms of Prior Learning Assessment offered at LC State, you have the opportunity to demonstrate that your prior learning integrates theory and practice and demonstrates your achievement of the learning outcomes of certain LC State courses.

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General Education

Lewis-Clark State College’s general education program actively nurtures life-long learners through the development of literate, creative, and critical thinkers who connect learning to life.

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Interdisciplinary Studies

The Interdisciplinary Studies degree provides the opportunity for student to develop a coherent degree plan that includes two broadly-defined areas of study leading to an integrated educational objective.