Why Study Humanities at CIU?

By studying Humanities at Columbia International University, you’ll learn how to think critically and lay a foundation for learning and intellectual growth – a plus to any career choice. You will also develop a biblical worldview as you study philosophy, literature, culture and language – vital preparation for graduate studies, including seminary.    

Your Future

A degree in Humanities opens the door to a variety of careers as employers increasingly demand that college graduates know how to think critically and creatively to find new solutions to old problems. Plus, the Humanities program lays a solid foundation for graduate and seminary studies.

Your Next Step

Interested in where a Humanities degree from CIU can take you? Review our course requirements and suggested program of study. Get started today.

Featured Faculty: 
Steve Baarendse, English minor program coordinator at CIU Steve Baarendse
English Minor Program Coordinator

B.A., Taylor University; M.A., Indiana University; Ph.D. Candidate, University of South Carolina

Photo of Glenn Gentry, Humanities Program Director at CIU Glenn Gentry
Humanities Program Director

B.S., Multnomah Bible College; M.A., Ph.D., Baylor University

Mark Wenger, English Professor Mark Wenger
English Professor

B.A., University of South Carolina; M.A., Columbia International University; additional graduate studies, University of South Carolina