of the largest and most diverse institutions
of its kind in the nation. College provides
a friendly, inclusive, learning environment
where all take pride in learning and achievement.
The primary mission of the College of Liberal
Arts and Education is to prepare students
to become knowledgeable, contributing citizens
in a world of diverse cultures.
value of intellectual integrity and rigor;
and, the importance of life-long learning
as the basis for excellence in any endeavor.
At both the undergraduate and graduate level,
the curricula of the College emphasize the
aesthetic, historical, ethical, and social
interpretations of human existence, and
encourage learning across disciplinary lines.
create an educational community of conscientious
individuals, who have developed their artistic
and professional talents to the highest
degree, and who have an exalted sense of
purpose in their lives, overcome odds and
work in unison to bring about positive change