The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Welcome! Carleton University’s Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) offers 38 areas of study at the undergraduate and graduate level in the arts and social sciences. FASS is home to close to 7,000 students and 300 faculty members.
FASS provides students with a welcoming and supportive learning environment that promotes independent thought and academic excellence, ultimately training leading citizens of the world.
Our B.A. Degrees
Learn more about our B.A. options:
- B.A. General (Undeclared)
- B.A. General and Honours
- B.A. Combined Honours
Why a Carleton B.A.?
As a student in the Bachelor of Arts (BA) program, you can choose your major discipline from a diverse range of areas of study. You can explore one area of interest in depth, combine two areas, or earn a specialization in one aspect of your major discipline.
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Minding the Brain Podcast with Dr. Jim Davies
Award-winning Carleton University neuroscientist Dr. Kim Hellemans and cognitive scientist Dr. Jim Davies created a audio show called “Minding the Brain.” It is released as a podcast and will be... More
Reconfiguring Childhood at a Time of Climate Crisis, Dr. Veronica Pacini-Ketchabaw
The Institute of Interdisciplinary Studies — Child Studies Presents Reconfiguring Childhood at a Time of Climate Crisis by Guest Lecturer Dr. Veronica Pacini-Ketchabaw PLEASE RSVP USING THE FORM BELOW ... More