Explore how people communicate and interact with one another.

Build skills that can help you in any situation — writing, reading, communication, and research.

Humanities Department

Study the fundamentals of communication and the arts to prepare for a future career or four-year program.

Disciplines include:

  • Mass Communications/Public Relations
  • Art
  • Visual Communication/Graphic Design
  • Music
  • Dance
  • Theater
  • Entertainment Technology
  • Radio, Television and Film
  • Language Studies

English Department

Open the door to any career by developing excellent reading and writing skills. Study with top-notch faculty.

Disciplines include:

  • English
  • ESL (English as a Second Language)

Social Sciences Department

Learn about general history, social sciences, African American Studies, International Studies, and Women’s Studies through a unique mix of reading, writing, and classroom activities.

Disciplines include:

  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • History
  • Anthropology
  • Geography
  • Human Services

Looking for More Options?

We have three other academic divisions, and many more programs.

Contact Us

Members of our dean’s office are here to answer your questions.

Mirian Torain, Interim Dean
Center for Performing Arts 200K
Phone: 301-546-5259
Email: torainml@pgcc.edu