• Cynthia Ann Parker College of Liberal Arts


    Thank you for your interest in the Cynthia Ann Parker College of Liberal Arts, which is the largest academic unit of HSU. It includes 50 faculty members in the departments of Communication, Criminal Justice, English, Foreign Languages, History, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology & Counseling, Social Work, and Sociology. Also included are the Honors, Leadership, and Legal Studies programs.

    Our programs and courses are designed to provide a liberal arts education to students of all majors across the university. Most of the Foundational Curriculum, which consists of courses required for every undergraduate degree, is provided through the College as are a wide variety of courses which serve to augment and expand the general educational experience of all HSU students.

    The College also offers specialized training in pre-professional programs and in specific major and minor fields appropriate to the Bachelor of Arts and the Bachelor of Behavioral Science degrees. Many of our programs offer the opportunity for internships and for foreign study.

    For specific degree requirements please refer to the Academic Organization and Degrees section of the Catalog. If you desire additional information or have questions please contact me or the department head or program director in your area of interest.

    Dr. Alan Stafford
    Professor and Dean

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