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College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Helping students understand the human experience

Welcome to the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Welcome to the USC Aiken College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences! The six departments of the college are housed in the Humanities and Social Sciences building and the Etherredge Center for the Visual and Performing Arts. Seven undergraduate programs are offered through the college leading to degrees in Communication, English, Fine Arts, Music Education, History, Political Science, and Sociology. A wide variety of academic minors is also available.

The faculty members of the college are highly trained in their respective fields and are dedicated to teaching, creativity and research. In addition to traditional classroom settings, students have the opportunity to enhance their learning experience through faculty mentorship for creative and research projects as well as participation in internships designed to offer professional experience within their chosen academic area.

To learn more about the degree programs and opportunities offered, please visit the websites for each of our departments within this college.