Potter College of Arts & Letters


Dr. Lawrence Snyder, Dean
Ivan Wilson Fine Arts Center 200
(270) 745-2344


Potter College of Arts & Letters takes as its primary area of scholarly concern the study of men and women–their past, present, and future, as well as their aesthetic expression, metaphysical concerns, and social interaction. Potter College prepares students to enter a wide range of careers as well as programs of advanced study. More than 200 faculty members provide instruction in some twenty disciplines. Eleven of the twelve departments in Potter College offers graduate degrees in cooperation with the Graduate School.

Department of Art

Department of Communication

Department of English

Department of Folk Studies and Anthropology

Department of History

Interdisciplinary Programs

School of Journalism & Broadcasting

Department of Modern Languages

Department of Music

Department of Philosophy and Religion

Department of Political Science

Department of Sociology

Department of Theatre and Dance