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A humanities background provides you with an incredibly broad base of diverse disciplines and options that can lead to many opportunities for a rewarding career. In fact, humanities graduates are in demand as candidates for a large range of industries because of the well-rounded education offered by a humanities background. Today’s employers are looking for students with that broad knowledge base and skills that can be applied to most any career or industry requiring problem-solving skills, critical thinking and good communication. Kirkwood can help you explore your career options by providing exciting experiences in and out of the classroom to help you find the best path for you.
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NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE HUMANITIES (NEH)
National Endowment for the Humanities
is an independent federal agency of the U.S. government dedicated to supporting research, education, preservation and public programs in the humanities.
promotes understanding and appreciation of the people, communities, culture and stories of importance to Iowa and the nation.
OBERMAN CENTER FOR ADVANCED STUDIES
Oberman Center for Advanced Studies
is an intellectual community that supports artists, scholars and researchers, independently and in cross-disciplinary collaborations, as they unearth the past, explain and engage the present, and invent the future.
NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS (NEA)
National Endowment for the Arts
is an independent federal agency that funds, promotes, and strengthens the creative capacity of our communities by providing all Americans with diverse opportunities for arts participation.