The Liberal Arts at Illinois Wesleyan

A liberal arts education at Illinois Wesleyan allows our students to discover the interconnectedness of knowledge through a challenging course of study beyond their majors.

We place emphasis on developing their

• Critical thinking and communications skills,
• Strengthening their cultural literacy, and
• Helping them to become more globally aware
  and ethically grounded.

Illinois Wesleyan prides itself on producing graduates who are

• Well-rounded,
• Broadly educated individuals with a spirit of inquiry,
   who can successfully
• Adapt to the demands of a rapidly changing
   and complex world.