Colleges

College of Architecture and the Built Environment

The College of Architecture and the Built Environment offers a comprehensive learning environment that addresses all aspects relating to the design and construction of our man-made environment, as well as in-depth analyses of how these surroundings relate to and reflect human activity. The College of Architecture and the Built Environment provides specialized instruction that emphasizes interdisciplinary collaboration and project-based learning across the disciplines. Students are encouraged to seek collective solutions to complex problems, while taking advantage of the wide range of opportunities within these constantly evolving disciplines.

Undergraduate programs in College include architecture, construction management, historic preservation and visual studies, interior design and landscape architecture. Graduate programs include construction management, interior architecture and sustainable design.

 

Kanbar College of Design, Engineering and Commerce

The Kanbar College of Design, Engineering and Commerce offers an innovative and transdisciplinary approach to teaching and learning that provides students with the skills and knowledge to think creatively, brainstorm out-of-the-box ideas and work collaboratively to come up with innovations in products and services. By bringing design, engineering and business disciplines together, the College pushes students to think beyond the boundaries of existing academic fields and focus on innovation through teamwork, collaboration and connections with industry partners, with an emphasis on critical thinking and real-world problem solving skills.

Undergraduate programs in the College include accounting, animation, engineering, fashion design, fashion industry management, fashion merchandising, finance, graphic design communication, industrial design, interactive design and media, international business, management, marketing, textile design and textile materials technology. Graduate programs include business administration (M.B.A.), fashion apparel studies, industrial design, interactive design and media, taxation, textile design and textile engineering (M.S. and Ph.D.).

 

College of Science, Health and the Liberal Arts

The College of Science, Health and the Liberal Arts is home to a multi-disciplinary faculty and innovative curriculum in history, the humanities, mathematics, the sciences, the social sciences and the health professions. Programs are designed to encourage students to be integrative thinkers, seeing and creating connections between different bodies of knowledge and across disciplinary boundaries.

Undergraduate programs in the College include biochemistry, biology, biopsychology, chemistry, environmental and conservation biology, environmental Sustainability, health sciences, law and society, pre-medical studies, professional communication and psychology. Graduate programs include disaster medicine and management, midwifery, occupational therapy and physician assistant studies.

 

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