Undergraduate Admissions
Humanities students working on media on a computer.


The Associate of Arts Degree (AA) in Humanities offers a well-rounded education with an emphasis on philosophy, communication, literature, visual and performing arts, linguistics, technology, and rhetoric, as well as science, math, and the social sciences. You’ll have a solid foundation for a bachelor's program or be prepared for the workplace.

Take courses like

  • Public speaking and multimedia
  • Science, technology, and humanities
  • Literature across borders
  • Interpersonal communication

Get hands-on experience like

  • Collaborating with students on reading, writing, and oral presentations in our Multiliteracies Center
  • Learning from world-class faculty in small classes, allowing you to know your professor on a first-name basis
  • Getting involved with the CinOptic Communication and Media Enterprise--a student-run business team that works to design products such as marketing materials, websites, and more for clients at Michigan Tech and around our community.
  • Incorporating cutting-edge technology into a liberal arts education.

Get a job like

  • Editor
  • Manager
  • Coordinator
  • Journalist

Learn more about humanities at Michigan Tech!