Minor in Humanities

Wayne State's Minor in Humanities is an intellectual voyage that transcends the boundaries of time and place, inviting students to explore the profound tapestry of human thought and creativity. This interdisciplinary journey delves into the realms of literature, philosophy, history, art and culture, fostering a deep appreciation for the human experience.

Through the study of timeless works and the analysis of diverse perspectives, students develop critical thinking, empathy and a nuanced understanding of the world. The humanities minor ignites a passion for storytelling, inquiry and expression, empowering students to grapple with life's essential questions and to contribute meaningfully to a society hungry for insights into what it means to be human. It's a transformative exploration that enriches lives and transcends the confines of any single major or career path, nurturing well-rounded individuals who can navigate our complex world with wisdom and empathy.