Why Major in CLA?

Study Abroad students and passport with stamps of Liberal Arts Departments

The College of Liberal Arts is home to over 70 degree options in nearly 30 different departments and programs. With so many opportunities to succeed, we have collected the most relevant degree information here to guide our students on the path to graduation.

The Value of the Liberal Arts

In the College of Liberal Arts (CLA), our courses are geared toward graduating students in a timely fashion with focus on real-world knowledge and application of skills such as:

  • Adaptability
  • Communication
  • Critical Thinking
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Teamwork
  • Technological Literacy

With these essential skills, a Liberal Arts degree can give you the flexibility to pursue a career in a variety of fields and specialties. In CLA, you don’t just earn a degree, you create the foundation for a successful future.

ATLAS is Here for You – Even Though We’re Virtual!

Liberal Arts Majors & Minors – Please help us help you!

  • We advise and support thousands of students at CSULB and all of you matter to us!
  • Our team is working from their homes during normal business hours Monday thru Friday.
  • Our advisors deserve their personal time off so do not expect answers after business hours, on weekends, or holidays.
  • Patience is a necessity during these challenging times. If you contacted us, we will respond as quickly as possible.
  • We connect by email, phone, and/or Zoom with students depending on the need.
  • Follow these tips for successful virtual communication.

Remember we are in this together – we are OneBeach!