Liberal Arts Education In the Media

Don't just take our word for it. See what others are saying about the value of a liberal arts education.

Liberal Arts Pay Off in the Long Run
Inside Higher Ed., 1/14/2020

7 reasons to learn a foreign language
The Conversation, 12/17/2019

In the Salary Race, Engineers Sprint but English Majors Endure
New York Times, 9/20/2019

Why worthless humanities degrees may set you up for life
BBC, 4/2/2019

The Economic Benefits and Costs of a Liberal Arts Education
Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, 01/2019

Employers Want Liberal Arts Grads
Inside Higher Ed, 11/13/2018

In Defense of the Liberal Arts
Inside Higher Ed, 6/1/2018

The Unexpected Value of the Liberal Arts
The Atlantic, 8/1/2017

For philosophy majors, the question after graduation is: What next?
The Washington Post, 6/20/2017

Engineers Need the Liberal Arts, Too
The Chronicle of Higher Education, 5/21/2017

We’re All Scientists, Even If That’s Not Your Title
Inside Higher Ed, 5/14/2017

Google exec, Mark Cuban agree that these college majors are the most robot-resistant
CNBC, 4/21/2017

History Is Not a Useless Major: Fighting Myths with Data
Perspectives on History, 4/2017

Why STEM Majors Need the Humanities
The Chronicle of Higher Education, 1/6/2017

Good News Liberal-Arts Majors: Your Peers Probably Won’t Outearn You Forever
The Wall Street Journal, 9/11/2016

Meet the parents who won’t let their children study literature
The Washington Post, 9/2/2016

Why I Was Wrong About Liberal-Arts Majors
The Wall Street Journal, 6/1/2016

Even in the age of STEM, employers still value liberal arts degrees
NY Daily News, 4/4/2016

Enough with trashing the liberal arts. Stop being stupid.
Washington Post, 3/5/2016

What is the Value of an Education in the Humanities?, 2/3/2016

Why critics are wrong about liberal arts degrees
Fortune 11/13/2015

Tech Companies are Hiring More Liberal-Arts Majors than You Think
Washington Post, 8/26/2015

Viewpoint: 4 reasons the liberal arts degree is underrated
USA Today, 8/21/2015

Starving for Wisdom
New York Times, 8/16/2015

2 College Presidents, on Higher Education
New York Times, 7/29/2015

That Liberal Arts Degree Has Become Tech's Hottest Ticket
Forbes, 7/29/2015

What do the world's most successful people study?
British Council, 6/1/2015

Liberal Arts Majors Are 'The Most Desirable Employees'
Forbes, 4/13/2015

What the ‘Liberal’ In ‘Liberal Arts’ Actually Means
Washington Post, 4/2/2015

Forget the MBAs. Hire Liberal Arts Majors, 2/20/2015

We Don’t Need More STEM Majors. We Need More STEM Majors with Liberal Arts Training
Washington Post, 2/18/2015

New College Grads: Who Employers Want To Hire
CBS News, 1/20/2015

What’s the value of teaching the liberal arts?
MinnPost, 2015

The 10 Skills Employers Most Want In 2015 Graduates
Forbes, 11/12/2014

Richard Cohen: The Actual Value of A College Education
Washington Post, 10/6/2014

There Is Value in Liberal Arts Education, Employers Say
U.S. News, 9/22/2014

Employees Who Stand Out
Forbes, 9/5/2014

Why Top Tech CEOs Want Employees with Liberal Arts Degrees
Fast Company, 8/28/14

Liberal Arts Grads Win Long-Term
Inside Higher Ed, 1/22/2014

Higher Education Is More Than A ‘Return on Investment’
Washington Post, 3/14/2013


NEH & Quotes on the Humanities
National Endowment for the Humanities

See All You Can Do with a Degree in the Liberal Arts
My College Guide, 2013