Schools & Colleges

With seven distinctive schools and colleges, the University of Hartford offers students a rich, diverse, and comprehensive educational environment.

We are widely recognized for the entrepreneurial spirit reflected in the breadth and imagination of our academic programs. Interdisciplinary learning opportunities that cross schools and colleges are abundant, and some of our programs, like acoustical engineering and music, can be found at no other university in the United States.

College of Arts and Sciences

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UHart’s largest college offers 23 undergraduate majors and 7 graduate programs. Home to world-class faculty including mathematicians, philosophers, psychologists and social scientists, its rich interdisciplinary environment promotes collaboration and engagement across diverse perspectives.

Barney School of Business

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Barney is recognized for its ever-evolving curriculum, tangible learning opportunities, and innovative Career Ready program. Undergraduate majors span from accounting and finance to management and marketing; graduate programs include an MBA and a Masters in Accounting and Taxation—just to name a few.

College of Education, Nursing and Health Professions

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ENHP’s customized curriculum prepares you for a wide range of careers and post-baccalaureate programs in the education and health professions. You will be actively engaged in your field well before graduation, as actual classroom and clinical experience is included early in all programs.

College of Engineering, Technology, and Architecture

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CETA’s undergraduate and graduate programs in engineering, engineering technology, and architecture feature small class sizes and hands-on courses and laboratories. With access to our extensive partnership network, you will be ready to successfully launch your career.

The Hartt School

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An innovative, conservatory-based performing arts school, Hartt offers comprehensive undergraduate and graduate degree programs and pre-professional training in music, dance, and theatre. You will be taught by faculty who are performing artists, composers, scholars, recording engineers, and performing arts managers. 

Hartford Art School

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A professional art school on a comprehensive campus, the Hartford Art School provides you with the foundation to succeed in areas such as painting, ceramics, illustration, animation for game art, photography, printmaking, visual communication design, and art history. You will be mentored by professional artists, designers, and historians.

Hillyer College

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Hillyer’s small class sizes, personalized advising plans, and dedicated study center ensures your successful transition from high school to college. Our supportive faculty respect different learning styles and welcome multiple perspectives.