About the College of Arts and Science
The founding college of Syracuse University remains at the center of undergraduate learning. The College is divided into the natural sciences and mathematics, the humanities, and the social sciences, with the lattermost offered in partnership with the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs.
CoursesCore coursework covers philosophy, history, and psychology. Sample courses include:
- Public Policy and Archaeology
- Ethnographic Techniques
- Abnormal Psychology
- Ethics and International Relations
- Environmental Ethics
- Ethics and the Health Professions
Practical ExperienceThe ethics program is supplemented by numerous real-world learning opportunities.
- Enrich your learning and networking experiences in the Renée Crown University Honors program.
- Enjoy visiting speakers who discuss such topics as human cloning, the ethics of war, positive psychology, and the relevance of neuroscience and evolutionary biology to morality.
- Intern at leading firms in a variety of industries.
Study AbroadRanked among the top 25 international education providers in the U.S., Syracuse Abroad is a significant part of the Syracuse experience. With over 100 programs in 60 countries, nearly half of all students go abroad during their four years. Ethics majors most often go abroad to the Syracuse University Madrid Center.
Life After Syracuse UniversityWith an ethics degree you can begin careers such as:
- Public interest advocate
- Medical researcher
- Genetic counselor