Take advantage of Dedman College's diverse academic opportunities. Our faculty experts span three academic divisions including the humanities, natural and mathematical sciences, and social and physical sciences.

Still not sure which path is right for you? That is ok. While at SMU, Dedman College students incorporate a healthy mix of all the divisions into their overall academic plan which provides a solid fundamental background for their future, while also helping them find their passion.

Learn more about our academic divisions.


The humanities can be described as the study of how people process and document the human experience.

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Natural and Mathematical Sciences

The natural and mathematical sciences provide us with methods to investigate and understand ourselves, our world, and the universe.

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Social Sciences

The social sciences are academic disciplines concerned with the study of the social life of human groups and individuals.

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