The Schools of CCSU each offer a distinctive mission, range of programs, and educational outcomes. Excellence in teaching, combining both challenge and support, is central to each and all.
The Ammon College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences offers programs leading to the bachelor of arts degree, bachelor of science degree, and bachelor of fine arts degree. These programs are designed to provide a broad liberal education; the subject matter background for specific careers, including teaching; and the preparation for graduate work in a number of academic fields and professions, including law and medicine.
The AACSB accredited School of Business offers programs leading to the Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration. Within our region we provide the opportunity for an education in the field of business that is recognized by our stakeholders for its quality. The aim of our degree programs is to provide students with a broad educational foundation to prepare for responsible citizenship and leadership roles in business and society — domestic and worldwide.
The School of Education & Professional Studies prepares students to provide leadership and service in our communities. We prepare teachers, administrators, reading specialists and special educators for our schools, as well as nurses, social workers, exercise and fitness instructors, and counselors for a host of community and private agencies in need of skilled professionals.
Designated as a "Center of Excellence" by the State of Connecticut, the School of Engineering, Science & Technology provides educational opportunities in an array of engineering, technological and scientific disciplines. Faculty teaching and research focuses on both theory and its practical application to solving problems. We prepare students to meet dynamic engineering, technological and scientific challenges as leaders and members of engineering, technical, management, research, biomedical, and educational teams.
The School of Graduate Studies is a community of scholars devoted to increasing human awareness and understanding through scholarly inquiry, research, and study in specialized disciplines. The aim of graduate education is to provide students with the knowledge and skills to make contributions to their discipline and to the rapidly changing world. Graduate programs lead to the degrees of Master of Science; Master of Arts; Master of Arts in Teaching; MBA; Sixth-Year Certificates in Mathematics, in Reading, and in Educational Leadership; and an EdD in Educational Leadership, with two tracks, one leading to elementary or secondary education administration, the other to higher education administration.