What challenge in the world do you want to face? What impact do you want to have in society? At Hamline, with 50+ areas of study from which to choose, you can discover new realms of academia and gain the tools and the forge the relationships necessary to take the lead into your future.
Do you dream of being the CEO of a Fortune 500 company? Or maybe it’s running a nonprofit that excites you. With a business degree from Hamline, you’ll graduate with the knowledge and connections you’ll need to start your career in business—whether in the private, public, or nonprofit sector.
In the Hamline Arts programs, the world is your canvas. Develop your artistic voice and vision through your personal exploration of the fine arts. You’ll gain an understanding of the traditions and history, while you hone your own technical craft and develop the skills to channel your passion into a fulfilling career in the arts.
Attention, globetrotters! This program is designed to develop compassionate, informed citizens of the world, ready to take on the complex challenges of the 21st century. You’ll study here and abroad to understand societies and cultures around the world.
Made up of several different disciplines—including History, Literature, and Philosophy—the Humanities & Culture program explores the heart of the human experience. The humanities seek to answer the larger questions about who we are and what our lives should mean.
Hamline offers programs in social and criminal justice, political science, and global studies. We also provide a unique combination of opportunities for students interested in attending law school. These programs will help you develop a deeper understanding of legal and political systems in relation to social justice, human rights, and diplomacy.
Media Studies programs at Hamline include Journalism, Communications, Digital Media Arts, Theatre Arts, Professional Writing, and more. So if you’ve got a passion for communicating—through words, design, or performance—The Media Studies program might be the right fit for you.
Do you want to cure diseases? Help develop sustainable solutions to combat climate change? In Hamline’s science and health programs, you’ll explore the natural and physical worlds within and around us as you conduct research alongside professors trying to solve real-world problems.
The social sciences take a scientific approach to studying human nature. You’ll come to understand the systems that shape human behavior and society, learn about social structures and how they have evolved over time, and engage in research to solve critical problems.
The First-Year Seminar Program is a program unique to Hamline that provides incoming students with an introduction to college and a sense of community. You’ll explore a topic of your choosing while you hone your writing, speaking, and critical thinking skills. These seminars change each year and are usually related to the current cultural/political landscape—they vary widely and can cover some very interesting topics.
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