Our world is a challenging and ever-changing place, and the process of earning an undergraduate degree from the College of Arts and Sciences is the key to becoming a productive member of today’s society. It is a unique lifelong asset — one that you can customize step-by-step in accordance with your vision for the future — that will equip you with the critical thinking skills and intellectual flexibility to succeed over the long term. It will challenge you to learn and address the deep human, social and scientific challenges that face your generation.
We invite you to connect with us virtually by matching your many interests to our academic programs through our unique explore tool, registering to join us for a live academic overview, hearing from some of our students, skimming through our interactive brochures and exploring campus through our virtual map.
We’re so inspired by your potential, and can’t wait to see how you’ll use your talents to create a better future.
Questions? Contact us to learn more.
You have questions, and we have answers! Watch current Arts and Sciences students share how they navigate our many majors and minors, discuss their favorite places on campus, talk about how they build their communities and more.
Learn more about the College of Arts and Sciences by attending an Ohio State Academic Introduction. This virtual program, offered multiple dates throughout this summer, features an in-depth look at your academic area of interest and the opportunities available to you at Ohio State in the classroom-and beyond!
Learn how we can help you maximize your talents as a working artist, hone your writing skills and sharpen your analytical ability while taking a fresh look at ways the arts influenced history and continue to shape lives today.
The humanities are foundational for careers as writers, entrepreneurs, educators and more. Access one of the country’s largest gatherings of top scholars and studies in languages, literatures and cultures.
Learn from and conduct research with top experts in high-impact areas, from energy and the environment to medicine and data analytics.
There is no such thing as a typical arts and sciences student. Our 17,000+ students represent a wide variety of ethnic, racial, economic and cultural backgrounds from all around the country and the world. Mix, match and combine programs, activities and interests to build an educational journey that is authentically you.
From mountain peaks to ocean depths, on campus and abroad, in the lab and in the studio, explore the map below to see where your journey in the arts and sciences will take you.