Bachelor of Arts Degree in Humanities
Hone Knowledge, Build Skills, Excel in Your Career
Let your compassion and understanding of the human condition drive you towards a successful career with a degree in the humanities at College of Saint Mary. Your professors will be with you every step of the way to help you develop knowledge, hone your skills, and launch into your career. You will develop skills that are essential to interpersonal relationships, which will help you create meaningful connections and stand out to potential employers.
With your abilities to write clearly, analyze information, conduct research and understand varying perspectives, you will be prepared to advance to graduate or professional school and to become a valuable asset in whatever career you choose. Some of the positions that humanities graduates find interesting include research and social work. The U.S. Department of Labor estimates the demand for survey researchers and social workers to increase by 15-21 percent by 2022. Survey researchers earn a median salary of $47,720. Social workers earn a median salary of $41,530 annually.