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Providing An Excellent General Education for All WIU Students

The College of Arts and Sciences provides General Education Curriculum courses for all students in the University. Dedicated to the concept of impartial inquiry, the College encourages research that expands the frontiers of knowledge and applies that knowledge to the betterment of humanity.

In making available a liberal arts education, these programs provide the theoretical basis for specialized work in graduate and professional schools.

There is a continuing and growing demand for broadly educated working professionals who have the skills and knowledge essential to compete in a diverse and constantly changing landscape of careers and occupations.

QC CAS Academic Programs

Western Illinois University Quad Cities Hosting “Math on the Mississippi”

New Summer Online Course!

HIST 433: Tudor/Stuart England, 1485-1714 (STAR #34115)

History 433: Tudor/Stuart England, 1485-1714 (STAR #34115)

Undergraduate Programs

English (B.A.)

Liberal Arts & Sciences (BLAS) 

Integrated Program

Integrated BLAS/MLAS

Graduate Programs



Ph.D. in Environmental Science: Large River Ecosystems

Welcome to WIU-QC!

Welcome to the WIU-QC!


Upcoming Events & News

Third Annual Student Research Conference - April 28