Your 4-Year Plan

We provide a range of opportunities to help any student develop a path to EXPLORE options, to get the skills that PREPARE them for a life beyond college, and CONNECT students to future career possibilities.


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A 4-year roadmap that details the range of opportunities students have develop a path to EXPLORE options, to get the skills that PREPARE them for a life beyond college, and CONNECT students to future career possibilities.  Our undergraduate affairs staff throughout the College is committed to student achievement, learning, graduation and, ultimately, preparation for life after college.  If student plans each year, you will get more out of your college experience.

Ashton Keys, an Experience Architecture major, shares how he was able to discover his passion and build connections through a variety of projects and in the cross-disciplinary program.

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Hannah Robar, a Studio Art & Global Studies in the Arts and Humanities double major, talks about how one should explore the many paths MSU’s College of Arts & Letters offers.

Jessica Kukla, a Professional Writing major, explains how the program creates a community and how it helps prepare her for a wide range of career opportunities.

The goal of the MSU College of Arts & Letters is to offer you a high-quality liberal arts education for the 21st century. We educate actors, artists, designers, filmmakers, linguists, philosophers, poets, teachers, translators, writers. Our majors help to build, shape, and sustain the arts, culture and the humanities.

Major Degrees

Click the options below for a detailed description of each major in the College of Arts & Letters.


To learn more about our programs, download our majors brochure.

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Minors


African American and African Studies

American Indian and Indigenous Studies

Arabic

Art History and Visual Culture

Arts and Cultural Management

Chinese

Classical and Ancient Mediterranean Studies

Cognitive Science

Comic Art and Graphic Novels

Dance

Digital Humanities

Fiction Filmmaking

Film Studies

French

German

Global Studies in the Arts and Humanities

Graphic Design

Indian and South Asian Languages and Cultures

Italian

Japanese

Jewish Studies

Korean

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Sexuality Studies

Linguistics

Museum Studies

Musical Theatre

Philosophy

Philosophy and Law

Portuguese

Religious Studies

Russian

Russian and Eurasian Studies

Spanish

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages

Theatre

Women’s and Gender Studies

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