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


Meghin Kerila, '14

  • Communications major
  • 2012 Homecoming Queen, THON, Campus Activities Board

"I was really involved in high school and I wanted to carry that on. I can do that at Penn State Altoona. It’s the right size and there are lots of opportunities to be a part of campus and not just another student. And being involved has actually helped me in the classroom."


Areas of Study

For more information:

Brian Black

Dr. Brian C. Black

Division Head, Professorof 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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