The College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences. Learn By Doing

Future Students

Welcome to Cal Poly Pomona

Thank you for your interest in the College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences. We hope that you will make us your choice in higher education. Majoring in the liberal arts is a wise choice because the skills that you develop such as critical thinking, problem solving, and oral and written communication skills are the very attributes that many employers look for in prospective applicants. Additionally, our “learn by doing” philosophy encourages putting theory into practice that translates into valuable job skills.

Student - Using ComputerIn this changing economy, employers are looking for the ability to perform with versatility. The College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences recognizes that well-rounded students are the best-prepared students, and helps students develop critical thinking, flexibility, and creativity skills. The coursework offered by the college reflects those student learning outcomes. The college encompasses eleven diverse departments, each of which offers exciting academic opportunities.

Whether you want to pursue a career in teaching or professional work, the College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences is also one of the best values in higher education today. We are affordable, committed to building student diversity, and encourage an intimate learning environment through small class size. Once again, thank you for your interest and we look forward to helping you achieve your educational goals.

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