A Message from the Dean
Dean Lee Nordt welcomes you to the Baylor University College of Arts & Sciences.
Arts & Sciences Strategic Plan
A&Spire to Illuminate is the Arts and Sciences strategic plan –– created to allow the College to support the Baylor University plan, Illuminate.
Arts & Sciences Magazine
Each issue of Baylor Arts & Sciences magazine includes a letter from Dean Lee Nordt, features on interesting people and programs, interviews with Baylor newsmakers, and a fond look back at Baylor Arts & Sciences history.
History of the College
The College of Arts & Sciences, Baylor's largest academic unit, contains the fields of study which made up almost all of the University’s curriculum in its first decades. The College celebrated its Centennial in 2019.
Arts & Sciences Committees
Baylor Arts & Sciences faculty committees are concerned with topics such as curriculum, faculty awards and the Creative Arts Experience.
Arts & Sciences News
Regularly updated news about the College –– its departments, faculty, staff and students
Board of Advocates
The Arts & Sciences Board of Advocates is a group of dedicated alumni and friends charged with providing strategic support for College initiatives.
Centers and Institutes
The College of Arts & Sciences is home to eight academic centers and four academic institutes.
Dean's Office Contacts
Need to meet with a dean or contact someone else in the College of Arts & Sciences Dean's Office? Here's everything you need to know.
Diversity and Belonging
The College of Arts & Sciences is deeply committed to advancing diversity and belonging within our classrooms, our research spaces, our campus, and the wider community.
Giving to Arts & Sciences
Learn about ways to financially support the students, faculty and programs within Arts & Sciences.
Graduate Programs in A&S
Baylor offers 16 doctoral and 20 master's degree programs in disciplines within the College of Arts & Sciences.
Humanities, Fine Arts & Social Sciences
The College of Arts & Sciences is home to 25 academic departments and two academic programs.
Majors & Minors in Arts & Sciences
The College of Arts & Sciences offers more than 60 majors in fields of study ranging from the natural sciences and social sciences to the arts and humanities.
Mission and Values
The Baylor University College of Arts & Sciences exists to nourish students' individual lives, fostering their development as imaginative, engaged leaders who will use their skills and character to address the needs and challenges of the larger world.
Sciences and Academic Programs
Upcoming A&S Events
Information on special events and lectures sponsored by the College and its academic departments and programs