College of Liberal Arts

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Offering major and minor degree programs in Behavioral Sciences, Language and Literature, Social Sciences and Performing Arts, our outstanding faculty are here to prepare you for many opportunities.  Whether a bachelor’s degree will serve your career goal (law enforcement, government, teaching, theatre, for example) or you plan to pursue professional (counseling, law, medicine) or graduate-level studies (criminology, English, foreign languages, history), we have the faculty and advisors to guide you and the programs to challenge you.  For all our programs, a solid foundation in the University’s Liberal Arts courses means you will develop the critical reading, writing, and thinking skills required for success in today’s “global village.” 

*All cash gifts to the Fairmont State Foundation will be charged a 2% management fee.