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  • About the Department

    A part of the School of Arts, Sciences and Humanities, the Department of Humanities, Arts, and Interdisciplinary Studies provides students with the knowledge necessary to compete into today's global market. The Department houses Humanities, English, Music, History, Foreign Languages, Art, Theater, and Interdisciplinary Studies.

    Degrees Offered

    • Interdisciplinary Studies (Major)
    • Visual and Performing Arts (Major)
    • English (Minor)
    • African American Studies (Minor)
    • Music (Minor)


     Interdisciplinary Studies Visual and Performing Arts 

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    Outcomes + Curriculum

    For a complete overview of the Department of Humanities, Arts, and Interdisciplinary Studies programs and requirements for the current year, please view online catalog.

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    Future Careers

    Depending on the program of study, students who earn a degree from the Department of General Education and Interdisciplinary Studies can find careers in:

    • Management
    • Marketing
    • Human Resources
    • Urban Planning
    • Composer
    • Band Director
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    Contact Us

    Prof. Jason Lloyd Morgan, MFA
    Core Studies Building, Room 21
    919-278-2676
    jmorgan@shawu.edu

    Mailing Address
    Office of Academic Affairs
    118 E. South Street
    Raleigh, NC 27601

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