College of Arts and Sciences
So many choices. One perfect fit.
In the liberal arts tradition, Queens offers academic programs designed to pique curiosity, engage the imagination, encourage questions and prepare students for leadership in a complex world. Queens' College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) strives to serve the university and the community as an intellectual and cultural hub that connects the arts, sciences and humanities.
CAS believes strongly in nurturing every student's potential, enabling them to thrive in the classroom and into the future. With small classes, challenging and innovative curriculum, research opportunities, sense of community, award-winning faculty-mentors, Queens offers boundless opportunities right in the heart of a dynamic city. A cornerstone of Queens' academic model is the John Belk International Program as well as a robust internship program, which give our students a unique edge over peer schools. Lectures and campus events challenge and enhance our students' learning.
To meet the ever-changing demands of the professional landscape, CAS offers a wide variety of majors, minors and concentrations—from music to biochemistry to legal studies.
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"Being exposed to different styles of learning—while meeting people from all over the world—has given me a more robust outlook on life as a world citizen and member of the Queens family." -Crockett Sewell '17