College of Liberal Arts
The largest of CSULB’s colleges, the College of Liberal Arts is the heart of the university, serving most Beach students at some point during their academic careers.
By fostering unique learning experiences within and beyond the classroom and promoting intellectual achievement that enhances the public good, the college empowers students to build lives of purpose across a wide range of disciplines. Emphasizing the development of strong, data-driven research, communication and critical thinking skills, a College of Liberal Arts education expands opportunities and opens up countless career paths for graduates to help create a better world.
Opportunities for Investment
College of Liberal Arts Internship Program
Endow the College of Liberal Arts Internship Program to provide practical training for the largest cohort of students at the university. Pairing individual students with relevant job training in their chosen fields will give them the opportunity to earn class credit while meeting a graduate requirement for many disciplines.
Center for Economic Research
Endow a new center to support economic research provided by faculty to the City of Long Beach as well as to private entities. Provide opportunities for students to not only participate in practical research but to also develop ties to public and private industries that create job opportunities.
Field School and Study Abroad
Provide students with real-world experiences abroad through field work for anthropology students and other international internships. Expanded support of these programs will make them more accessible to our diverse student body.
Global Studies Institute
Support the expansion of the Global Studies Institute by providing funding for faculty to organize efforts that cultivate global thinking and action on and off campus. The Institute supports international internships, brings diplomats and ambassadors to campus for visiting fellowships, hosts an annual lecture focusing on international and humanitarian issues, and cultivates virtual partnerships between CSULB students and international students around the world.
Center for Social Justice
Endow a new center that engages in social justice research and community action. This center will provide resources for faculty and students to conduct and publish research related to issues such as health disparities and equity in education and public policy, furnish solutions for regional and state governments, and work to create a more just and equitable society.
Lab and Classroom Support
Support Provide support to ensure that the thousands of CSULB students in the college’s 60 degree departments and programs learn and train on the latest technology and laboratory equipment, from language labs to Global Information System to air traffic control technology.
Scholarship endowments have a permanent impact by increasing access and providing support that allows the best and brightest students to focus full-time on their academic careers.
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|Naming Opportunities||Minimum Investment|
|Career Development and Internship Endowment||$ 3,000,000|
|Center for Economic Research Endowment||$ 2,000,000|
|Field School and Study Abroad Endowment||$ 2,000,000|
|Global Studies Institute||$ 1,000,000|
|Center for Social Justice||$ 1,000,000|
|Lab and Classroom Support||$ 500,000|
|Endowed Graduate Scholarship||$ 100,000|
|Endowed Undergraduate Scholarship||$ 50,000|
|Graduate School Preparation Funds||$ 50,000|
|Department Chair Funds||$ 25,000|
|Endowed Domestic Travel Funds||$ 25,000|
|Endowed Conference Registration Funds||$ 25,000|