The College of Arts and Sciences at Fontbonne University houses a diverse array of
programs in art, science, humanities, social science, and more and forms the educational foundation of Fontbonne’s commitment to think critically, act ethically and serve others. Although the four departments in the college vary greatly, we have a shared commitment to the advancement and understanding of basic (foundational) knowledge, to exploring with an interdisciplinary perspective, and to providing hands-on, high-impact experiences for our students.
Our needs, while necessarily taking different forms in each discipline, are united by the common desire that students experience transformative learning by interacting with their peers and with faculty while pursuing their passion.
We seek your support for:
The faculty and staff in the College of Arts and Sciences are committed to an excellent liberal arts education for all Fontbonne students. Your support gives us the flexibility to unleash the creative expertise in our faculty.
Adam Weyhaupt, Ph.D.
Known nationally for its excellent programs, the College of Education and Allied Health Professions houses communication disorders and deaf education, education and special education, and family and consumer sciences.
Our graduates are highly sought after, with 95 percent of our graduates in all disciplines employed in their field. The Education/Special Department at Fontbonne is known for graduating the largest numbers of special education teacher candidates in the state of Missouri each year.
We serve our students and the community in a number of programs:
All of these services are key to preparing students and as community resources. To help continue and grow these services, we need additional funding in these areas:
Gale Rice, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
College of Education and Allied Health Professions
The Eckelkamp College of Global Business and Professional Studies offers more than a dozen degree options, including undergraduate, graduate, evening and online options. Programs include business, accounting, sports management, marketing, social work and fashion merchandising.
We trust in the real-world experience all of our faculty possess and that our students will gain through internships. To achieve the high-impact combination of growth, learning and success, we need community partnership. Some of our immediate needs include:
Angie Liljequist, Ed.D.
Associate Professor and Chair,
Eckelkamp College of Global Business and Professional Studies