College of Arts and Sciences

College of Arts and Sciences

In the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) at Seattle Pacific University, we offer undergraduate majors and minors in 15 disciplines, as well as a graduate certificate in Dietetics. As home to humanities, arts, and social and natural sciences, CAS provides students with a foundation of liberal learning and skills in reasoning, critical thinking, and communication.

Central to the mission of CAS is contributing to the formation of a mature Christian faith and the development of the whole person. As a graduate of the College of Arts and Sciences, you are prepared for a life of continued learning and responsiveness to a changing world.

The College of Arts and Sciences offers students a choice of nearly 50 majors and 35 minors.

Med School Acceptance Rates

Over the last five years, SPU premed students have achieved an average acceptance rate into medical school of 90 percent — far exceeding the 39 percent national average.