We are Liberal Arts

The College of Liberal Arts

We’re a liberal arts college in a top-ranked research university, located in the heart of the Twin Cities business and non-profit communities, driven by a purpose to do the most good we can for others.

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1,000s
internships and research opportunities
60+
undergraduate majors
30+
graduate and professional degrees

Diverse Interests, Common Mission

With a major for every interest and faculty ready to inspire your thinking, the College of Liberal Arts at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities is your opportunity to move beyond what you know. And to discover what you don't.

Your Liberal Arts Advantage

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In CLA, we've invested in career readiness by developing innovative tools and resources specifically for liberal arts students, and by connecting students to people who can support them. Your liberal arts education prepares you for your future career.

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Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

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CLA is a destination for curious, compassionate individuals who are committed to making our increasingly interdependent and diverse global community work for everyone.

Read more about Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in CLA

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