University of Montana Catalog 2023-2024

Applied Arts and Sciences

Jessica Dougherty-McMichael, Chair

The Department of Applied Arts and Sciences provides instruction in five disciplines:

  • communication,
  • mathematics,
  • behavioral science and psychology,
  • science, and
  • writing.

Many courses from these disciplines count towards the general education requirements for the Associate of Arts (AA) and Associate of Science (AS) degrees and frequently are programmatic requirements for Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degrees and certificate programs.