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The College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) is the academic core of the University of Missouri-St. Louis, a public, metropolitan research university that serves Missouri's most populous and economically and socially diverse region.

The college offers 31 baccalaureate, 16 master, and 7 doctoral degrees as well as numerous minor and certificate options.

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Lauren Bledsoe

Our undergraduate recruitment coordinator, Lauren Bledsoe, is here to help you get started on your journey here at UMSL! Schedule a visit with her today to learn all about our many undergraduate degree programs in the College of Arts & Sciences, or register for one of our virtual information sessions.

Lauren Hermann graduate recruiter

For information about College of Arts & Sciences graduate degrees, please contact Lauren Hermann at  asklaurenh@umsl.edu.

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CAS provides approximately 4,000 undergraduate and 800 graduate students with a wide range of accredited baccalaureate, master's, and doctoral degrees and multi-disciplinary certificates through 18 departments and numerous centers. There are nearly 5,000 additional high school students in our Advanced Credit Program.

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To complement our degree programs, we offer a variety of undergraduate and graduate certificate programs designed to build your skills and give you the credentials you need to advance in your career. Visit the Bulletin to learn more about each of our certificate programs.

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staff in the advising centerOur team of dedicated advisors are here to help you on your path to a degree. The Dr. Marcus Allen Advising Center in 303 Lucas Hall serves most majors in CAS and the School of Fine and Performing Arts. Advisors meet regularly with undergraduate students to discuss degree progress, course selections, and campus policies as well as refer students to other appropriate campus entities.

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