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Discover CAS: A Virtual Open House October 27-29, 2021

Discover CAS is an exploration of graduate programs within American University’s College of Arts & Sciences. Each day will feature multiple webinars with Admissions Staff, Faculty, and other university representatives. Join us to learn more about our graduate programs and other opportunities within the arts and sciences.

Attendees will receive an application fee waiver. (Previously paid application fees cannot be refunded.)

RSVP for Discover CAS: Fall 2021 Virtual Open House

Registrants will receive access instructions the week of the event. A full schedule is listed below:

Schedule of Events

10-11 a.m.
College of Arts & Science Welcome & Overview
Join Asst. Dean Judith Stockmon for an overview of the AU's College of Arts & Sciences and our unique centers and resources.
12-1 p.m.
Arts Faculty Panel
Meet with faculty members from the graudate programs in Art History, Arts Management, and Studio Art.
3-4 p.m.
Humanities Faculty Panel
Meet with faculty members from the graduate programs in Audio Technology, Creative Writing, History, Literature, Philosophy, TESOL, and the Asian Studies Graduate Certificate.
10-11 a.m.
How to Apply Info Session
Join Asst. Director Jonathan Harper for a presentation on the graduate application process. A Q&A will follow.
12-1 p.m.
Social Sciences Faculty Panel
Meet with faculty from the graduate programs in Anthropology, Economics, Health Promotion Management, and Sociology Research & Practice.
3-4 p.m.
Sciences Faculty Panel
Meet with faculty from the graduate programs in Biology/Biotechnology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Psychology, and the Post-Baccalaureate Premedical Certificate program.
5:30-6:30 p.m.
Computer & Quantitative Sciences Faculty Panel
Meet with faculty from the graduate programs in Computer Science, Data Science, Mathematics of Info Security, and Statistics/Biostatistics.
10-11 a.m.
International Student Info Session
Join Fatmira Hoxha with our International Student & Scholar Services office to learn more about our resources and the VISA process.
12-1 p.m.
Q&A with Current Graduate Students
Get your questions answered from current graduate students from across the College of Arts & Sciences. Confirmed panelists are from the following programs: MS Biology, PhD Clinical Psychology, MFA Creative Writing, and MA Economics.