Are you motivated to make your mark in the world?

The College of Arts & Sciences provides a foundation that will last a lifetime.

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The best way to know if Arts & Sciences is the right fit for you is to visit our campus in Ithaca, NY. You can take a tour, attend an information session, or meet students and faculty members.

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By the Numbers

100%
of faculty members teach and advise undergraduates
4110
Undergraduate students
1332
Graduate Students

Featured Major or Minor

China & Asia-Pacific Studies

As a China and Asia-Pacific studies (CAPS) major, you’ll be trained as a future leader, equipped to address the inevitable challenges and negotiate the delicate complexities in U.S.-China relations. With four years of intensive Chinese language training and two semesters of internships in Washington, D.C. and Beijing respectively, you’ll be part of a new, ambitious program with unprecedented pre-professional training mapped onto a solid Cornell liberal arts education.

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