College of Humanities and Social Sciences
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

What Can I Do With a Degree in the Liberal Arts?

What draws a student to the disciplines within the humanities and social sciences? Love of learning? A passion for the subject matter? An interest in the subjects that are the core of a classic, well-rounded university education?

What deters a student from following his or her leaning towards a liberal arts degree? Negative economic news? Well-intended advice from the proponents of business school or a STEM field? Fear of rendering oneself unemployable after years of education?

Fear not.

There is good news out there for university students, including those with humanities or social sciences degrees. Yes, you can get a job – perhaps a job you haven’t even thought of yet – with a liberal arts degree in your hand.

Learn how the humanities and social sciences can further your career. And learn about what Mason has to offer in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences.

Got some news about career outcomes from the liberal arts that you like?  Send a link to chss@gmu.edu.

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