Why Study the Liberal Arts?

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A liberal arts degree provides you with a strong foundation for lifelong learning and enables you to be flexible and nimble in a rapidly changing world. You’ll graduate prepared not just for one career, but for many.

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Choose from 23 undergraduate and graduate degree plan, and start making real-world contributions in research with your professors.

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More than just a major.

The Liberal Arts prepares you to graduate with more than just a degree. Instead, you’ll enter the world with a set of transferable skills that will help you no matter what career path you decide on. Here in AddRan, we encourage our students to pursue their passions while equipping them with the skills employers want. From strategic thinking  and creative problem solving to excellent written communication, Liberal Arts graduates have skills that won’t expire.


English professor receives national award for outstanding mentorship
The Cheryl Geisler Award for Outstanding Mentor is presented biennially at the Rhetoric Society of America (RSA) conference. This award honors individ...
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The Department of English celebrates faculty and student achievement
  Faculty members were honored for outstanding teaching, research and service and undergraduate and graduate students who have excelled academica...
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Aging in a Second Language
Congratulations to Prof. María Ciriza for the publication of her co-authored book, Aging in a Second Language. It’s an interesting study that looks...
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The TCU English Department welcomes two new faculty members
TCU’s English department is excited to welcome two new faculty members, Dr. Gabi Kirilloff and Dr. Brandon Manning. Dr. Gabi Kirilloff specializ...
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TCU English takes on the British Women Writers Conference
The TCU English Department and TCU Women and Gender Studies traveled to Austin on April 11-15th for the British Women Writers Conference. The team of ...
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