The College of Arts and Sciences supports the conduct of studies to address issues of concern to the community it serves. These studies are carried out through undergraduate research projects. This undergraduate research provides valuable services to the community and practical experience for students.
The college also supports subject matter courses for education majors seeking a variety of teaching certificates and endorsements. It provides practicum experience in K-12 schools throughout the area. It also supports education majors by providing teaching experience in community outreach programs.