Jul 22, 2024  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

College of Arts, Social Sciences, and Humanities

Carlton Wilson, Interim Dean
Robert Wortham, Interim Associate Dean
Telephone:  (919) 530-6794
Fax:  (919) 530-6790
Main Office:  115 Farrison-Newton Communications Building


The College of Arts, Social Sciences, and Humanities (CASH) promotes North Carolina Central University’s commitment to excellence in scholarship and teaching, research, service, academic integrity, entrepreneurship, and principle-centered leadership. As a reflection of the cultural and intellectual diversity of the campus and the global community, the CAS engages students in multi-cultural learning and interdisciplinary collaboration.  The college provides opportunities to cultivate rich theoretical knowledge and develop relevant practical skills for students to excel intellectually, artistically and professionally.


The College of Arts, Social Sciences, and Humanities will be recognized as a body of outstanding educators, who generate an engaging environment of teaching, research, and service for educating and graduating diverse and well trained students who are equipped with impressive communication and critical thinking skills, subject knowledge, social consciousness, leadership skills and professional values that will allow them to make meaningful contributions to the global community through the discovery, dissemination, and advancement of knowledge in the liberal arts and sciences.


The College of Arts, Social Sciences, and Humanities consists of the following departments and programs:

  • Army ROTC (Military Science)
  • Aerospace Studies
  • Art
  • Behavioral & Social Sciences
  • CREST/NASA Centers
  • Criminal Justice
  • General Education Curriculum
  • Global Studies Program
  • History
  • Language and Literature
  • Mass Communication
  • Music
  • NC-Health Careers
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration
  • Political Science
  • Social Work
  • Theater and Dance

Aerospace Studies

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Military Science

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Art and Design

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Behavioral and Social Sciences

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Criminal Justice

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Go to information for History.

Language and Literature

Go to information for Language and Literature.

Mass Communication

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Go to information for Music.

Political Science

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Go to information for Psychology.

Social Work

Go to information for Social Work.


Go to information for Theatre.