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College Overviews

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St. Ambrose University is made up of three colleges: Arts and Sciences, Business, and Education and Health Sciences.

Arts and Sciences

The College of Arts and Sciences nurtures the growth of human talents in the service of others. The College provides in-depth study in a range of disciplines focused on the richness of cultural legacies, the wonder of the natural world, the complexity of the human condition, and the search for spiritual meaning. Students are encouraged to act upon their self-knowledge in personal, professional and community contexts.


The College of Business develops graduates to serve and lead their local, regional and global communities through preparation in business, communication and technology. With a curriculum grounded in the liberal arts and integrated with the world of work, the College is guided by Ambrose's tradition of social responsibility and delivers courses through a scholarship-focused, experienced faculty and staff. The College offers classes in different venues and at various times in multiple locations.

Health and Human Services

The College of Health and Human Services is dedicated to providing a learning environment based on the highest educational and professional standards. Faculty and staff foster the development of knowledgeable, ethical, and compassionate individuals prepared to assume leadership roles within their professions. In addition to academic programs, the College also is home to the Children's Campus.