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School of Arts & Sciences

Create. Imagine. Discover yourself at Florida Southern College.

The School of Arts and Sciences prepares you for the international marketplace and studies in post-baccalaureate and professional programs through a contemporary liberal arts and sciences curriculum emphasizing interdisciplinary learning, research, service and performance.

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SACS Accredited

Florida Southern College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.

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NASM Accredited

Florida Southern’s music programs are also accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music.

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ACS Approved

ACS-approved programs offer a broad-based and rigorous chemistry education.

Interdisciplinary Learning at its Finest

The School of Arts and Sciences excels in interdisciplinary studies including biochemistry and molecular biology, music education, or pre-professional curricula such as pre-medicine and pre-law.

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Expert Faculty

A community of dedicated teachers, scholars, and artists, our faculty engage in research and creative activities that will push the boundaries of your understanding and imagination.

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Hands-on Learning

By participating in student-collaborative research, taking advantage of our guaranteed study abroad experiences, or participating in our many creative outlets, such as the Festival of Fine Arts, you have a chance to create a rich and unique path.

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A Global Perspective

Recognizing the importance of preparing students to lead in the global marketplace, Florida Southern builds greater international awareness through each of its course offerings and study abroad programs.

Questions? Contact

Penny Snoke boyd

Administrative Assistant to the Dean
863.680.6296

Dr. Sara Fletcher Harding

Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences
863.680.4970

Extraordinary Departments

Rigorous programs of study across our various disciplines — communications, fine and performing arts, humanities, natural science, computer science and mathematics, and the social and behavioral sciences.

  • Art History and Museum Studies
  • Biology
  • Chemistry, Biochemistry, and Physics
  • Citrus and Horticultural Science
  • Communication
  • Computer Science
  • Criminology
  • English
  • History and Political Science
  • Mathematics
  • Military Science and Leadership
  • Modern Languages
  • Music
  • Psychology
  • Religion and Philosophy
  • Theatre Arts and Dance
  • Visual Arts and Design

Program Options

We offer a wide range of programs to propel our students forward in their career objectives.

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