A Liberal Arts and Sciences University Is a Wise Investment

One out of every three Fortune 500 CEOs has a liberal arts degree. Choose a major in arts, sciences or business, and you'll be prepared for the road ahead.

In our rapidly evolving global economy, a satisfying career will require lifelong learning, versatility and flexibility—a perfect description of the benefits of liberal arts preparation. Here, you'll gain the learning skills and practical experience to pivot again and again.  

All of our programs reinforce the skills that 9 out of 10 employers seek—ethical judgment, integrity, intercultural skills and capacity for continued learning.  


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We offer a traditional liberal arts and sciences curriculum and professional experiences—a winning combination that will prepare you for our increasingly fast-moving and interconnected world.

You'll immerse yourself in your major and gain broad-based knowledge across many academic areas.  

Nearly 80% have one or more internships or research experiences before graduation, an impressive number.  

All majors provide research opportunities with faculty members, outside agencies during the summer and also independent projects.        

Our Sigmund Weis School of Business is AACSB-accredited, a marker of excellence which places it among the top 5% of business programs worldwide.

Eight Fulbrights in three years!

96% of our graduates are employed or pursuing advanced degrees within six months of graduation.

94% of alumni say they would likely attend Susquehanna all over again, a true testament to the education they received here.  

When considering the return on investment, the long-term value of a private liberal arts and sciences education is clear.

Graduation rates are much higher than the national average. Full-time faculty-not teaching assistants-work with students in small groups. They mentor students individually, challenge them and help them reach new levels of competence.  Not only do they ensure students succeed academically, they assist in securing internships and professional positions after graduation.                  

More graduates complete their degrees in four years, compared to five or more years at many larger institutions. That's a significant savings in tuition dollars. Plus you can enter the job market and begin earning a salary sooner.