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College of Arts and Sciences, Liberal Arts at Cornell University


A liberal arts education at Cornell will change the way you think, challenge your assumptions, and make you take a deeper look at the world around you. It will help you understand the foundations of knowledge, inquiry, and creativity, and prepare you for a lifetime of intellectual growth and adventure.

Explore the Majors

There are 40 majors to choose from and countless opportunities to develop your own path. Create unique combinations of double majors, majors and minors and even explore courses and minors in other colleges. View the majors.

Special Academic Opportunities


These programs offer students ways to enhance their academic experience in a variety of ways ... from creating a narrowly focused, self-defined major, to digging deeply into research to enriching course work through study abroad.
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