The School of Arts and Sciences is uniquely designed to cultivate the minds of those students interested in productive careers in the STEM areas, specifically biology, chemistry, physics, mathematics, computer science, social science, social work and the military. It also offers careers in English, fine arts, music, and communications. The major focus of the School is to ensure that each individual student is given the opportunity to dedicate themselves to dreams and aspirations of their choice while enjoying the rich heritage that Alcorn State University has to offer.
In the School of Arts and Sciences, you will find degree programs that give you insight into the basic science of life as well as the cultural and artistic aspects that make life better. Natural sciences, humanities, social sciences, fine arts—Alcorn’s largest school provides fundamental knowledge backed by character-building programs that will prepare you to make a difference in the world.
Prepare for a career in medicine. Express yourself through music. Understand the influences that make—or break—the economy. Learn why history repeats itself. Explore the numerical basis for life, or apply mathematics in the world of computers. In the School of Arts and Sciences, you’ll find a world of opportunities.