Winthrop University: College of Arts and Sciences

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Takita SumterMessage from the Dean

On behalf of the faculty and staff, welcome to the College of Arts & Sciences! The College of Arts and Sciences serves as the heart of Winthrop University housing the humanities, natural sciences, and social sciences. Housing 14 departments, five centers, and delivering a rigorous general education program, we are the largest and most diverse academic college at Winthrop. The breadth and depth of program offerings encourages experiential learning opportunities that leverage the national and international expertise of the faculty. Additionally, each academic program offers an extensive network of community partners and well-equipped facilities that position students for success in their chosen career paths.

CAS Careers StarburstThe intimacy and rigor of our classes enable students to engage with preeminent faculty. Together, students and faculty create new knowledge while embracing the potential to make a lasting impact in the lives of others. Our graduates emerge with all the skills needed to become accomplished practicing professionals and to lead in their communities. 

I can't think of a better place to love where you learn than Winthrop. The College of Arts and Sciences wants to continue its tradition as an intellectually rich home to perspective students, current students, and alumni.

To learn more about the College, please see this brief overview of the college and its programs (pdf, 1.1 MB). You can also learn more about our programs through the links below, or by using the menu links above (on a mobile browser) or to the left (on a desktop browser) to find a specific department. 


Last Updated: 10/24/19