The Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences has as its mission to develop students to think independently, communicate clearly, broaden their abilities for critical and aesthetic examination of the humanities and social sciences, and be committed to a variety of intellectual and social responsibilities. The Faculty wants students to develop the skills necessary to understand ideas and issues, and make "educated" and humane choices in a changing and increasingly technologically-oriented society.
To do this, the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences offers students a liberal-arts education of considerable breadth and distinctive quality. The Faculty encourages students to develop values and ethics that will lead them to productive, fulfilled lives.Objectives
The objectives of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences are: