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Welcome to the College of Liberal Arts

The College of Liberal Arts fulfills UCO’s mission to help students learn by educating productive, creative, ethical, and involved citizens and leaders who speak clearly, write well, appreciate differences, ask questions, value the past, engage with the present, create the future, and contribute in meaningful ways in the intellectual and civic life of the community.

The College of Liberal Arts incudes the School of Criminal Justice and the Departments of English; History and Geography; Humanities and Philosophy; Mass Communication; Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultural Studies; Political Science; and Sociology, Gerontology, and Substance Abuse Studies. 

The College of Liberal Arts provides a wide range of scholarships, tuition-waivers, support services, and co-curricular activities including student organizations, guest speakers, and service and outreach activities that promote the success of students in Core Curriculum classes and in undergraduate or graduate degree programs in the Liberal Arts.

We encourage you to explore these pages and to learn more about why the Liberal Arts are the heart of the university!