Explore the meaning of humanity

Deepen your understanding of culture and society and through humanities courses.

Expand the way you see the world

Arts and humanities courses offer an opportunity to explore expressions of art, mythology, philosophy, religion, film and literature. Studying these areas can promote aesthetic and critical thinking and promote awareness of how culture and society influence your life. You may also gain a unique perspective on world events and many cultural complexities we experience today.

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Associate, bachelor's and master's courses are academic, for-credit courses. Transferability of credit is at the discretion of the receiving institution. It is the student's responsibility to confirm whether or not credits earned at University of Phoenix will be accepted by another institution of the student's choice. Individual courses are not eligible for federal financial aid.

While widely available, not all courses are available in all locations or in both online and on-campus formats. Please check with a University Enrollment Representative. More information about admissions requirements can be found in the Academic Catalog.