College of Liberal Arts

Bold indicates the current department name. Years represent academic years.

1999-
1971-1998
  • Art and Art History
    • The Arts
1995-
1943-1994
  • Bacteriology
    • Biology [included Botany, Bacteriology and Zoology]
1948-1961
1941-1947
  • Communications
    • Theater and Communications
      • Speech and Drama
1988-
1977-1987
1961-1976
  • Earth Sciences [formerly Geology]
1971- (moved to College of Technology)
  • Economics and Business Administration
    • Economics and Accounting
      • Economics
1943-1960 (moved to WSBE)
1922-1942
1914-1921
1926-
1916-1925
1914-1915
  • English
1893-
  • Family and Consumer Studies
    • Home Economics
1984-1987 (moved to School of Health Studies)
1947*-1983 (*moved from College of Agriculture)
  • Geography
    • Geology and Geography
1969-
1950-1968
  • Geology
    • Geology and Geography
      • Geology
        • Zoology and Geology
          • Geology
1969-1970 [became Earth Science]
1950-1968
1930-1949
1922-1929
1893-1920
1927-
1919-1926
1893-1918
  • Hotel Administration
1938-1961 (moved to WSBE)
  • Language, Literatures and Cultures
    • French and Italian
      • French
    • German and Russian
    • Spanish and Classics
  • Ancient and Modern Languages and Literatures
    • French and Italian
    • German and Russian
    • Spanish and Classics
  • Foreign Languages and Literature
  • Languages
    • Latin
    • Spanish
    • French
    • German
1998-
1984-1997
1981-1983
1984-1997
1984-1997
1977-1983
1966-1976
1966-1976
1966-1976
1962-1965
1919-1961
1909
1903
1893
1893
1919-1920
1895-1918
  • Microbiology
1962-1987 (moved to COLSA)
  • Music
1920-
  • Nursing
1965-1967 (moved to SHS)
  • Occupational Therapy
    [first courses taught in The Arts, 1944]
1963-1967 (moved to SHS)
  • Philosophy
    • Philosophy and Psychology
1945-
1926-1938
  • Physical Education for Women
    • Physical Culture
1919-1965 (moved to SHS)
??-1918
  • Political Science
    • Government
      • Political Science
        • History and Policial Science
          • Political Science
1966-
1939-1965
1927-1938
1919-1926
1893-1918
  • Psychology
    • Philosophy and Psychology
      • Education and Psychology
1945-
1926-1938
1916-1925
  • Social Work
    • Social Service
1987-1993 (moved to SHS)
1975-1986
1999-
1971-1998
1911-1970
  • Statistics
1929-1932
1988-
1977-1987
1961-1976
  • Zoology
    • Zoology
      • Zoology and Geology
        • Zoology
1948-1987 (moved to COLSA)
1930-1940 [included in Biology Dept., 1941-1947]
1922-1929
1983-1921