School of Business
Pacific Lutheran University’s School of Business is one of the nation’s most outstanding business schools, according to The Princeton Review.Learn more
Communication, Media & Design Arts
The Department of Communication, Media & Design Arts prepares students for careers in diverse fields including print and digital design, journalism, PR & advertising, film & media production, and studio art.Learn more
The Department of Education’s emphasis on early and on-going field experiences, coupled with a heritage of excellence in professional and liberal arts, gives PLU one of the most respected programs in the region.Learn more
Courses in the Innovation Studies minor teach fundamental skills like design thinking, collaboration, and building an entrepreneurial mindset.Learn more
Distinguished teachers, talented students, and supportive public: these are the people who make the Department of Music at PLU a nationally recognized center for musical learning, serving, and sharing.Learn more
Theatre & Dance
Dedicated and approachable faculty, a close-knit and diverse student community, and a commitment to helping you reach your professional goals sets PLU Theatre & Dance apart from other programs.Learn more
The College of Professional Studies
The College of Professional Studies houses the School of Business, Department of Communication, Media & Design Arts, Department of Education, Department of Music, Department of Theatre & Dance, Innovation Studies program, and Center for Media Studies.
The College is a dynamic community of educators, artists, and practitioners in professional programs reaching across a wide breadth of disciplines. The College fosters an inclusive culture of collaboration, connecting directly with our community and region, as well as with national and international organizations, engagements, and partnerships.