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.

My Penn State Altoona

Versatile

Andrew Culp, '13

  • History major
  • Altoona, PA

"There are so many career paths with a history degree, from teaching to research and beyond. Our professors are engaging and teach us to apply what we learn. And we have opportunities to learn through travel—like to D.C. and Gettysburg. It’s a great major and has taught me so much."

altoona.psu.edu/mypsa

Areas of Study


For more information:

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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