Academic Divisions

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at Central Methodist University is comprised of seven academic divisions: Accounting, Business, and Economics (BUS); Fine and Performing Arts (FA); Health Professions (HP); English, Foreign Languages, Philosophy, and Religion (HUM); Professional Education (EDU); Science, Mathematics, and Computer Science (SCI); and Social Sciences (SOSC). Each division offers programs leading to a number of undergraduate degrees.

Academic Divisions


Associated Departments

Chair (2013-2014)

Accounting, Business, and Economics (BUS)

Accounting, Business, and Economics

Prof. Julie Bennett 660-248-6250

Fine and Performing Arts (FA)

Music, Theatre Arts, and Art

Dr. Dori Waggoner 660-248-6321

Health Professions (HP)

Athletic Training and Nursing

Prof. Megan Hess 660-248-6359

English, Foreign Languages,

Philosophy, and Religion (HUM)

English, Foreign Languages (Spanish, French, German), Philosophy, and Religion

Dr. John Porter 660-248-6307

Professional Education (EDU)

Education and Physical Education

Prof. Sally Hackman 660-248-6633

Science, Mathematics, Computer Science (SCI)

Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Environmental Science, Geology, Mathematics, and Physics

Dr. James Gordon 660-248-6253

Social Sciences (SOSC)

Communication, Criminal Justice, History, Political Science, Psychology, and Sociology

Dr. Brent Myer 660-248-6342