At the Goergen Institute for Data Science, Rochester researchers from across the University are harnessing the potential of data in ways that will transform knowledge, discovery, and innovation in the 21st century. Our degree programs combine computer science, statistics, and advanced course work in different application areas including business, biology, earth and environmental science, political science, and more.
Digital media studies, data science, photographic preservation and collections managementthese are just a few of the latest degree programs offered by the School of Arts and Sciences. We are continually expanding our academic offerings to reflect the strengths of the school and the needs of our students.
The performing arts are essential to the success of a major research university like Rochester. The Institute for Performing Arts brings together the disciplines of music, theater, and dance into a collaborative venture. It serves as a center for performance programs on the River Campus. Our goal is to inspire studentswith or without prior training or experienceto explore a variety of aesthetic art forms and opportunities.
Pursue a degree or take courses in arts and humanities, natural sciences, or social sciences.
Nationally recognized programs characterized by close contact between students and faculty.
Embracing creativity, broadening our understanding of how the world works, and gaining insights into society.
A strong liberal arts education is at the heart of the School of Arts and Sciences, and at the University of Rochester. For us, this means sparking curiosity, a thirst for knowledge, and a drive to conduct research of global consequence.
Today, there is a blurring of lines between disciplines, and our faculty have become increasingly inter- and multi-disciplinary. The same is true—perhaps more so—for our students.