Clear, eloquent writing opens worlds students aspire to enter. Four writing-intensive courses are required for all undergraduate students.


The humanities explore critical questions about what it means to be a thinking, imaginative and creative human being. St. Catherine University students and faculty work to cultivate the whole human being. The humanities develop transformational life skills — the ability to think critically, read deeply and communicate effectively — as students master a body of knowledge in fields ranging from American Sign Language and interpreting to critical studies of race and ethnicity.

Fields of study

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