Academics at Fort Lewis College

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Undergraduate majors and programs

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Communication Design

This unique program incorporates graphic design, web design, and mobile app development to give you the tools to succeed in a wide variety of career fields. We’ll help you develop a solid portfolio to jumpstart your career.  


We offer degrees in English, Journalism & Multimedia Studies, and Writing. You can enhance your learning and your resume by taking film production classes, writing for The Independent college magazine, or becoming a DJ at KDUR.

Journalism & Multimedia Studies

Our program includes practicum classes where you can earn academic credit for working at The Independent, the multimedia campus news magazine, or KDUR, the campus radio station. You can produce stories across multiple media platforms and build your resume.


As a music student you can focus on business, music education, or performance. Our NASM-accredited program includes opportunities to perform in our 600-seat Community Concert Hall and study with guest artists from around the country.

Studio Art

Our Studio Art program helps you create original ideas and translate those ideas into physical forms. We will help build your knowledge and portfolio so that by graduation you will be ready for graduate programs, residencies, and employers.


While in the Theatre program you can participate in numerous productions and learn about all aspects of theatre, including acting, directing, writing, designing, and building. We’ll help you build a portfolio that can set you up for a career or graduate school.


Our program will help you develop your literary voice while engaging in and studying creative and critical writing. You will have the opportunity to work at the campus radio station, news magazine, and literary magazine, where you can develop your skills and enhance your resume.