Liberal Arts


Program Description

Liberal Arts Division

The Liberal Arts Division offers a wide variety of general education and specialized classes in the humanities, fine and applied arts, languages, and social and behavioral sciences. Classes in the Liberal Arts Division prepare students for degrees, certificates, and transfers as well as providing enriching lifelong learning experiences.


  • Anthropology
  • Applied Art and Design
  • Art
  • Art History
  • Communication/Journalism
  • Economics
  • Education
  • English
  • ESL
  • Fashion
  • History
  • Humanities
  • Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender Studies
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Photography
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Social Science
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Theatre Arts
  • Welding
  • Women and Gender Studies
  • World Languages (including Deaf Studies)

Arts and Cultures

A.A. Degree This program provides an introduction to critical thinking, multicultural studies, and the arts for students interested in strengthening their analytical and communication skills and/or transferring to four-year colleges and universities. This degree builds a knowledge base appropriate for students transferring to arts and humanities programs at four-year institutions or for students building a base for transfer specialization in areas of emphasis that require primarily upper-division coursework, such as Social Work, Multicultural and Gender Studies, or World Arts and Cultures.

Last updated January 2018

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