The College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences prepares students to join the next generation of innovators, scholars, entrepreneurs and civic leaders. It offers 69 undergraduate and graduate degree programs in its 22 departments and programs.

 

 
  • Graduate environmental philosophy program recognized as the best in the world by the International Association for Environmental Philosophy
  • Technical communication program ranked 3rd in the nation by Study.com
  • Master's in history program ranked 8th in the nation by GraduatePrograms.com
  • UNT's moot court program ranked 12th in the nation by the American Moot Court Association
  • Undergraduate English program ranked 30th in the nation for veterans and 36th in the nation for best value by CollegeFactual.com
  • Undergraduate sociology program ranked 41st in the nation for veterans by CollegeFactual.com
  • Sociology program ranked 3rd in Texas, 13th in the South and 43rd in the nation by Sociology-Schools.com
  • Graduate political science program ranked 56th in the nation by U.S. News & World Report
  • Radio, TV, film (media arts) program ranked 5th in Texas, 25th in the South and 61st in the nation by Journalism-Schools.com
  • Communication studies program ranked 6th in Texas, 24th in the South and 69th in the nation by Journalism-Schools.com
  • Political science program ranked 3rd in Texas, 29th in the South and 83rd in the nation by Political-Science-Schools.com
  • Graduate English program ranked 91st in the nation by U.S. News & World Report 
  • Geography program ranked 6th in Texas, 32nd in the South and 96th in the nation by Geography-Schools.com
  • Named a top 100 political science doctoral program in the nation by the National Research Council