College of Arts and Sciences

It is USF's vision as a premier Jesuit Catholic, urban university with a global perspective to educate leaders who will fashion a more humane and just world.

 

Undergraduate

With over offers 60 majors and minors, many with specialized concentrations, The College of Arts and Sciences is at the center of USF's undergraduate life.

Majors & Minors

Graduate

In this city of innovation, entrepreneurship and culture, USF offers 16 unique Master's programs in its College of Arts and Sciences.

Graduate Programs

 

Research and Creative Achievement

The University of San Francisco promotes research as a humanizing, social activity, rather than a competitive exercise, to expand learning beyond the classroom.


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Reclaiming Culture: PBS Follows Student’s Journey to Preserve Tribal Heritage

Reclaiming Culture: PBS Follows Student’s Journey to Preserve Tribal Heritage

Sometimes following your calling means venturing so far outside your comfort zone that you’ll ache with homesickness.

USF Faculty Honored for Top Scholarly Works & Research

USF Faculty Honored for Top Scholarly Works & Research

Four USF professors have been named College of Art and Sciences Dean’s Scholars for 2014. This year’s award honors outstanding publications and research on matters as varied as the role of religion in immigrants’ lives, previously undiscovered molecular species, fictional short stories about broken hearts, and the roots of international conflict in Africa.

USF Ecologist Races to Save Endangered Cypress from Extinction

USF Ecologist Races to Save Endangered Cypress from Extinction

USF’s Gretchen Coffman is leading an international rescue effort to save an endangered cypress tree on the verge of extinction. Coffman, a restoration ecologist, compares the Southeast Asia cypress to California’s majestic redwoods, and National Geographic is funding her campaign.

Events

Multilingual Writing Across the Disciplines

3/3/2015, 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

Kalmanovitz Hall 211 - Classroom

Wen-shing Chou, "Divine Kingship in a Diverse Empire: The Religiopolitics of Vision in Eighteenth-Century China"

3/3/2015, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Lone Mountain Main 270 - Del Santo Reading Room

Junior Scholar Speaker Series

3/4/2015, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

McLaren Conference Center 251

Global Women's Rights Forum: Feminist Art in Movement: The Sarah Bush Dance Project and a presentation of work from local artists

3/4/2015, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

McLaren Conference Center 250

Michael Meyer - In Manchuria

3/5/2015, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

University Center 402/403 - Conference Room

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