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College of Arts & Sciences

Every student at Roosevelt benefits from our College of Arts and Sciences, the University’s largest college. Featuring more than 60 majors and minors, it serves as the foundation for Roosevelt's liberal arts education. This valuable exposure to a rich variety of disciplines and ideas develops each student’s broad platform of knowledge, while honing critical skills in communication and reasoning. Students seeking degrees within the college choose from an extensive range of traditional liberal arts, applied professional and progressive interdisciplinary options, all tailored for today’s dynamic career landscape.

Academic Programs

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From creative writing and sustainability studies to criminal justice and biology, the College of Arts and Sciences has the right program for you. Explore our vast selection of majors, minors and graduate programs tailored to place you on a direct path toward a rewarding career. We offer online and on-campus courses throughout the year.

Find your best program fit today.


Wed, Mar 21, 2018
1400 N. Roosevelt Blvd. Schaumburg Campus Library
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM

Wed, Mar 21, 2018
430 S Michigan Ave, AUD 302
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Meet Our Faculty

La Vonne Downey, Associate Professor of Public Administration

The world-class faculty at Roosevelt’s College of Arts and Sciences are gifted teachers, accomplished scholars, and distinguished professionals in their fields. Our faculty are deeply committed to helping students achieve their educational and professional goals.  They have been recognized with awards from such leading agencies as the Fulbright Program, National Science Foundation, and the National Endowment for the Humanities. 

Pursue Your Purpose

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Jump start your career with Roosevelt and put your career goals within reach. Explore master’s and doctoral programs from the College of Arts and Sciences. 

Summer at Roosevelt

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Whether you’re a current Roosevelt student or you attend another university, take advantage of Roosevelt’s flexible summer session and get one step closer to achieving your academic goals.

Actuarial science classroom

Designation as an advanced program by the Society of Actuaries makes Roosevelt's actuarial science program attractive to academically strong students.

Prof. Melanie Pivarski
Mathematics, Economics and Actuarial Science Department Chair, Roosevelt University
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