School of Liberal Arts and Sciences | University of Saint Francis, Fort Wayne, Indiana
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USF’s School of Liberal Arts and Sciences encompasses a variety of undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs — all of which are guided by the university’s Franciscan values and intellectual tradition. As such, these programs equip students to:

  • Serve their communities as scholars and practitioners
  • Exceed the standards of professional excellence, and
  • Realize their fullest potential

State-of-the-Art Science Labs

Explore our New and Updated Labs

  • Biotechnology
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Principles of Chemistry
  • Microscope Imaging Lab
  • Microbiology
  • Ecology
  • Principles of Biology
  • Computer science
  • Physics
  • Four Anatomy Labs, including a Human Cadaver Lab

Faculty and Staff

Get to Know our Faculty and Staff

Departments and Programs

Behavioral and Social Sciences Department


Graduate — Division of Psychology and Counseling

Biology Department


Minors in:

  • Biology
  • Environmental Science

Chemistry and Mathematics Department


Minors in:

  • Applied Forensics
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Forensic Chemistry
  • Scientific Mathematics

Education Department



Plus: Teacher Licensing and Renewal

English, History, and Political Science Department


Kinesiology and Nutrition Department


Philosophy and Theology Department


Minor or Certificate in:

  • Franciscan Studies