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School of Arts and Sciences
 
Department of Biology
Majors:Biology, B.S. (BYBS)Courses offered:
 Health Sciences B.S. (HSBS)25 Biology courses (BIOL)
 Health Sciences, B.A. (HSBA)1 Environmental Science course (ENVT)
Minor:Biology (BIOL)8 Health Sciences courses (NURS)
Secondary (8th - 12th Grade) Teaching Fields
Major:Life Sciences, B.S. (LSE4)
 
Department of Chemistry and Physics
Majors:Chemistry, B.S. (CHCH)Courses offered:
     - Biological Concentration (CHBY)1 Geology course (GEOL)
     - Physical Concentration (CHPH)20 Physics courses (PHYS)
 Engineering Physics, B.S. (EPHY)27 Chemistry courses (CHEM)
 Forensic Chemistry, B.S. (CHFO) 
Minors:Chemistry (CHEM) 
 Physics (PHYS) 
Secondary (8th - 12th Grade) Teaching Fields
Majors:Physical Sciences, B.S. (PSE4)
 Science Composite, B.S. (SCE4)
 
Department of Computer Science
Majors:Computer Information Systems, B.S. (CIS)Courses offered:
 Computer Science and Engineering Technology, B.S. (CST)26 Computer Science courses (COSC)
 Computer Science and Engineering, B.S. (CSE) 
 Computer Science and Mathematics, B.S. (CSMA) 
 Computer Science, B.S. (CSBS) 
     - Game Development Concentration (CSGD) 
     - Network Security Concentration (CSNS) 
 Health Information Systems, B.S. (HIS) 
Minor:Computer Science (CS) 
 
Department of History and Political Science
Majors:History-Political Science, B.A. (HIPL)Courses offered:
 International Studies, B.A. (INSA)4 International Studies courses (INTL)
Minors:History-Political Science (HIPL)1 Geography course (GEOG)
 International Studies (INST)18 History courses (HIST)
 Legal Studies (LEGL)8 Political Science courses (POLS)
Secondary (8th - 12th Grade) Teaching Fields
Majors:History, B.A. with Spanish as Supporting Field (HIE1)
 Social Studies, B.A. (SSE4)
 
Department of Literature and Language Arts
Majors:Communication, B.A. Integrated Media Management Concentration (COMA)Courses offered:
 Communication, B.S. Integrated Media Management Concentration (COMS)10 Communications courses (COMM)
 English Language and Literature, B.A. (ENLL)2 Graphic Design courses (GDES)
Minors:Communication Studies (CMST)23 English courses (ENGL)
 English Language and Literature (ENGL)4 English for Speakers of Other Languages courses (ESOL)
 English Language Program (for International Students) (ESOL)2 Humanities courses (HUMA)
 Spanish Studies (SPAN)5 Language courses (LANG)
 Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESL)4 Philosophy courses (PHIL)
  12 Spanish courses (SPAN)
  6 Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages courses (TESL)
Secondary (8th - 12th Grade) Teaching Fields
Major:English/Language Arts, B.A. (ELE1)
 
Department of Mathematics
Majors:Mathematics, B.S. (MABS)Courses offered:
     - Applied Statistics Concentration (MAST)37 Mathematics courses (MATH)
     - Biomathematics Concentration (MABY) 
     - Financial Mathematics Concentration (MAFN) 
Minor:Mathematics (MA) 
Secondary (8th - 12th Grade) Teaching Fields
Major:Mathematics Education, B.S. (MAE1)
 
Department of Theology
Majors:Biblical Studies, B.A. (BI)Courses offered:
 Christian Ministry, B.A. (CMIN)19 Biblical Studies courses (BIBL)
     - Cross-Cultural Ministry Concentration (CMCC)4 Christian Doctrine courses (THEO)
     - Ministry Leadership Concentration (CMLC)9 Christian Ministry courses (CMIN)
     - Worship Arts (CMWA)7 Christian Ministry Worship Arts courses (CMWA)
     - Worship Arts and Youth Ministry (CMWY)9 Cross-Cultural Studies courses (CCLT)
     - Youth Ministry Concentration (CMYM)4 Greek courses (GREE)
Minors:Biblical Languages (BILA)2 Hebrew courses (HEBR)
 Biblical Studies (BI)11 Music courses (MUSC)
 Christian Ministry (CMIN) 
 Cross-Cultural Studies (CC) 
 Worship Arts (CMWM) 
 
Dr. Larry J. Frazier, Dean

The School of Arts and Sciences represents the largest and most diverse set of academic studies at LeTourneau University. Arts and Sciences are at the very core of a solid academic foundation, and it is here that all students - regardless of their particular degree - will fulfill the general education requirements that comprise a substantial part of all academic programs. The School of Arts and Sciences offers over one third of the academic majors available at LeTourneau, and includes the following departments:
  • The Department of Theology
  • The Department of Biology
  • The Department of Chemistry and Physics
  • The Department of Computer Science
  • The Department of English
  • The Department of History and Political Science
  • The Department of Mathematics
For more information about the people and programs of the School of Arts and Sciences, consult the school's web page.