University of Pikeville

College of Arts & Sciences – Bridgett Click
147 Sycamore Street
Pikeville, Kentucky 41501
(606) 218-5219


UPIKE’s College of Arts and Sciences invites you to find your place at UPIKE. The academic heart of the university, the College of Arts and Sciences offers you the opportunity to engage your passions in mathematics and natural sciences, the social sciences and the humanities. Featuring 17 major programs and 18 minor fields, students who study within the College of Arts and Sciences are prepared for today’s rapidly changing workforce.

Earning a degree within the liberal arts and sciences prepares you for a wide variety of careers and provides you with essential critical thinking, problem-solving and communication skills. Whether you pursue biology, history, communication or art, there’s a place for you in the College of Arts and Sciences.

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undergraduate student walking across stage during commencement

If you’re passionate about an academic program and ready to learn, you’ll fit right in the College of Arts and Sciences. Talented faculty will guide you on your journey to lifelong learning. Additionally, UPIKE offers several minors and interdisciplinary studies programs to provide you the opportunity to customize your learning experience.

All Arts and Sciences degree programs are offered as BA or BS degree options, unless specified.

The University of Pikeville is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate, baccalaureate, masters, and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call (404) 679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of the University of Pikeville. All other inquiries should be addressed to the University of Pikeville at 147 Sycamore Street, Pikeville, Kentucky 41501 or call (606) 218-5250.

UPIKE’s  baccalaureate degree program in Social Work is accredited by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE), 1701 Duke Street, Suite 200, Alexandria, VA 22314; telephone (703) 683-8080;

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