CAS

College of Arts & Sciences

Meaning, Quality, and Integrity of Degrees

Completing a degree from the UH Hilo College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) is a transformative learning experience for graduates in the Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences enabling their success.  Students develop critical thinking and communication skills, engage in innovative research and scholarship, and become involved in the community.  CAS provides a unique combination of small class sizes, a core liberal arts curriculum, and dedicated faculty who actively engage students in intellectual partnerships. The mission of CAS is further enhanced through its diversity of degrees and programs and the diversity of our student body. Our students graduate with multicultural competence preparing them to be global citizens of Hawai‘i and the broader world community.

College of Arts and Science (CAS)

Updates in progress
Program Last Review Next Review Current Self Study External Review Assessment
Administration of Justice 2015-2016 2021-2022 2015 AJ Self Study (PDF)^ 2015 AJ External Review (PDF)^ AJ SLOs, Curriculum Matrix, and Rubrics

2016 Assessment Data (PDF)

Anthropology 2004-2005 2020-2021 2004 ANTHRO Self Study (PDF) 2005  ANTH External Review(PDF) ANTH SLOs, Curriculum Matrix, and Rubrics
Art 2015-2016 2022-2023 2016 ART Self Study (PDF) 2016 ART External Review (PDF) ART SLOs, Curriculum Matrix, and Rubrics
Communication 2012-2013 2022-2023 2012 COM Self Study (PDF) 2014 COM External Review (PDF) COM SLOs, Curriculum Matrix, and Rubrics

2014 Assessment Data 1 (PDF)^

Assessment Data 2 (PDF) 

English 2015-2016

 

2023-2024 2015 ENG Self Study (PDF) 2016 ENG External Review (PDF) English SLOs, Curriculum Matrix, and Rubrics

2012-2015 ENG Assessment Data (PDF)

2019-2020 ENG Assessment  Data

Education (MEd Program) 2015-2016 2022-2023 2016 MEd Self Study (PDF) 2017 MEd External Review (PDF) MEd SLOs, Curriculum Matrix, and Rubrics

2016 MEd Assessment Data (PDF)

Education (MAT)
Gender & Women’s Studies 2007-2008 2021-2022 2007-2008 Women’s Studies -Self Study(PDF) Women’s Studies SLOs, Curriculum Matrix, and Rubrics
Geography / Environmental Science 2015-2016 2021-2022 2015 ENVS Self Study (PDF) ENVS SLOs, Curriculum Matrix, and Rubrics

2015 GEOG/ENVS Assessment Data (PDF)

History 2015-2016 2021-2022 2015 HIST Self Study (PDF) 2016 HIST External Review (PDF)^ HIST SLOs, Curriculum Matrix, and Rubrics
Japanese Studies/Languages 2006 -2007 Japanese Studies* Self Study (PDF)

2006 Table 1-Required Data (PDF)

2008 External Review Response(PDF)

2026-2027 2020-2021 Self Study of Languages

Appendix A Letters of Support

Other Appendices

2021 LANG External Review (Sellmann- UoGuam)

ALO Review of Languages Self Study(12.14.2020)

2021 LANG Language Review by CAS Dean

 

LANG SLOs, Curriculum Matrix, and Rubrics
Liberal Studies 1997-1998

 

2024-2025
Performing Arts 2011- Self Stud for BOR Proposal-Provisional to Established (PDF)^

Archive of Performances(PDF)

2026-2027

2020-2021 Self Study for Performing Arts

Appendix A Student Performances

Appendix I Letters of Support

Appendix I .1 Letter of Support

Other Appendices

2021 PA External Review (Harlan—CalArts)(PDF)

ALO Review of Performing  Arts Self Study

2021 PA External Review by CAS Dean

PA SLOs, Curriculum Matrix, and Rubrics
Philosophy 2018-2019 2024-2025 PHIL Self Study -Draft (PDF) 2019 Philosophy External Review (PDF)  PHIL SLOs, Curriculum Matrix, and Rubrics

2015-18 PHIL Assessment Data (PDF)

Political Science 2015-2016 2021-2022 2014-15 POLS Self Study (PDF) POLS SLOs, Curriculum Matrix, and Rubrics

2015 POLS Assessment Data (PDF)

Psychology 2009-2010 2021-2022 2009 PSY Self Study (PDF) 2008 PSY External Review (PDF)

2009 PSY External Review (PDF)

PSY SLOs, Curriculum Matrix, and Rubrics

2009 PSY Assessment Data (PDF)

Sociology  

2009 External Review Response

2007 SOC External Review

2005 – 2006 Self Study (PDF)

 

 

2025 – 2026 2020 SOC Self Study(PDF)

 

 

2020 SOC External Review(PDF)

2020 ALO Review for WASC Compliance

2020 Dean Designee Review

2020 VCAA Designee Review

SOC SLOs, Curriculum Matrix, and Rubrics

2014-2020 SOC Assessment