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Welcome from the Dean

Meet the Dean of the College of Arts, Social Sciences, and Humanities, Dr. Steven Brown.


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Dean Brown

In the UWF College of Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities, we encourage you to pursue an education that truly will prepare you for the rest of your life. Studies show that employers value a breadth of knowledge that permits growth and development as specific job requirements evolve.  Nationally, ninety-three percent of employers assert that an employee’s abilities to think critically, communicate clearly, and solve complex problems are most essential for  success in any profession. 

CASSH fosters a vibrant culture of excellence while providing resources and support to sustain educational achievement.  Explore the array of diverse degree programs spanning nine different disciplines and providing scholarly advancement at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Engage in learning through such activities as Alternative Spring Break, the CASSH Living Learning Community, campus-wide Common Read projects, working at the Pensacola at the Museum of Art, the Historic Village or the Makerspace, and many other possibilities.  CASSH offers options for intercultural immersion, capstone participation, and internship opportunities. Through high-impact learning experiences, students form outstanding portfolios of practical experience while building a solid foundation for professional advancement.

CASSH is proud to boast of the accomplishments and educational excellence of its students and faculty, and we invite you to explore our many offerings. Visit the TAG Art Gallery and enjoy student and faculty exhibits. Tour UWF’s exceptional Archeology Institute and unearth Northwest Florida’s vast history. Stop by the Marine Services Center and learn about the research and commercial underwater ventures along the Gulf of Mexico.  In CASSH you will gain not only the relevant skills to prepare you for a specific role in society, but also the foundation for life-long learning, permitting you to grow and advance in your profession as well in your personal life.  As a graduate of one of the programs in the College of Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities your professional future is boundless.

Our faculty, staff and advisors take great care in cultivating an atmosphere conducive to student success and educational excellence. We commit to serving the students, faculty and staff of UWF to advance the communities UWF serves to support.

In CASSH you can prepare – to do ANYTHING!