Academic Departments

Providing a strong liberal arts foundation

Mercer University’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences is home to academic departments spanning the humanities, fine arts, natural sciences and social sciences. Our faculty are committed to providing a strong liberal arts foundation, with a core curriculum blending practical skills, such as critical thinking, clear writing and effective communication, along with a deep engagement with the diversity and richness of the peoples, faiths, cultures and natural processes in the world.