Division of Arts and Humanities - Penn State Altoona

Division of Arts & Humanities

The Division of Arts and Humanities at Penn State Altoona offers courses in art, art history, communication arts and sciences, communications, dance, English, French, German, history, integrative arts, Latin, music, philosophy, political science, religious studies, Russian, Spanish, theatre arts, and visual arts. The division offers bachelor's degrees in communications, English, history, integrative arts, letters, arts, and sciences, political science, and visual art studies as well as an associate degree in letters, arts, and sciences. Minors are available in communications, dance studies, English, history, political science, Spanish, and women's studies.

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Robert Emigh, '13

  • Political Science major
  • Tyrone, PA

"I know for a fact that I made the right decision. I’ve been able to develop great relationships with the faculty. They have a genuine interest in you as a student and developing you into a professional. They really challenge you."


Areas of Study

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Brian Black

Dr. Brian C. Black

Division Head, Professor of History and Environmental Studies
Arts and Humanities

Office: 102 Elm Building
Phone: 814-949-5244
Email: @psu.edu
WWW: http://bcb47.wix.com/bcb4

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