Learn how our majors and minors can prepare you for a career in multiple fields. A liberal arts degree equips you with skills such as critical thinking, communication, and information literacy that will impress any employer.
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The title of “True Auburn Man” is an honor reserved for only a few. Jack Simms might be the epitome of it: humble, fair, friendly, tough, knowledgeable, generous, compassionate, and loyal. Here’s a glimpse into the past 90 years of this legendary Auburn Man.
Campus Compact recently named liberal arts student Calvin Wilborn a 2016 Newman Civic Fellow for his commitment to community development and the betterment of society through citizen action.
The national honor has been presented at Auburn since 1951 as a reminder of the noblest human qualities exemplified by Algernon Sydney Sullivan, a prominent humanitarian and first president of the New York Southern Society, now the Algernon Sydney Sullivan Foundation. Each year, Auburn bestows the honor on a student from the graduating class.
Chase Mitchell writes jokes that can be heard by a few million people on any given night. A sketch writer for The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, Mitchell got his start in writing while a student at Auburn and has been nominated for an Emmy Award and a Writer's Guild of America Award.
As a part of Auburn University, a land-grant institution, the College of Liberal Arts encourages civic engagement, emphasizes global perspectives, promotes diversity, and prioritizes public outreach. Students' learning isn't limited to a classroom but developed through international programs, community projects, and other excellent CLA initiatives.