Experience the World Around You

Through the Liberal Arts program, students practice various modes of inquiry as they analyze and integrate the ideas, cultural traditions, and technological developments that have shaped and will continue to shape the world. Interdisciplinary themes of oral and written communication, critical thinking, and cultural appreciation reinforce vital knowledge and key skills. This structured program prepares students to compete effectively in the workplace and cope with an environment increasingly characterized by rapid change and diversity.

Why Study Liberal Arts at RMU?

  • Curriculum infused with symposiums, guest speakers and field experience
  • Opportunities to intern with local organizations
  • Experienced-based Learning teaches theory and the practical experience required for your career


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Experience Makes Experts

“Touring the Museum of Contemporary Photography not only helped me understand the concept of visual storytelling, but also brought photos to life for me.”

Brian S., Psychology Student


Robert Morris University Illinois is a private, not-for-profit associate, baccalaureate, and master's degree-granting institution, accredited by the Higher learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (230 South LaSalle Street, Chicago, Illinois 60604, 312.263.0456) and authorized by the Illinois Board of Higher Education (1 N. Old State Capitol Plaza Suite 333, Springfield, Illinois 62701-1377, 217.782.2551, IBHE Feedback). Robert Morris serves over 4500 students interested in getting an education that meets the demands of today's business, graphic arts, health care, culinary and technical world at its main campus in Chicago as well as at locations in Arlington Heights, DuPage, Elgin, Orland Park, Schaumburg, Springfield, Peoria and Lake County.