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Humanities, Social Sciences & Education Department      

Humanities, Social Sciences, and Education LogoDepartment Mission Statement:  The central teaching and learning philosophy of the department of Humanities, Social Sciences, and Education is to offer programs of study that are intellectually challenging and diverse. We are dedicated to preparing students for informed citizenship, further study in higher education, and in positions of employment that require a background in critical thinking and writing clearly. Our course offerings provide opportunities for students to learn more about the complexity of the world and how meaning is constructed through rigorous inquiry. The diversity of disciplines in our department promotes an understanding of the interconnectedness of academic fields of study.

The Department offers courses in:

  • Anthropology
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Education K-12
  • Geography
  • Gerontology
  • History
 
  • Human Services (Pre-Social Work)
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Disability
 

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Degree Programs  

Designed for Transfer (A.A.)  and (A.S)  

 
Designed to Lead Directly to Employment (A.A.S.)
  • Early Childhood Education  
  • Human Services                                                                                                                                                    This A.A.S. Degree Program offers the dual advantage of preparing students for immediate employment while simultaneously allowing them to accumulate a significant number of transferable credits.
 


Certificate Programs  

Designed to Provide Specialized Expertise  

 

Teacher Education Program Details  

   

Full-Time Faculty
     

Professors Emeritus  

 

Adjunct Faculty
  • Paloma Amar-Coleman
  • Jeffrey Brindle
  • Mark Bloom
  • Lisa Blum
  • Bebe Brezanin-Brusky
  • Jeff Brindle
  •   Paul Burdett  
  • Shannon Campbell
  • Anindita Chaudhuri
  • Mark F. Corso
  • Russell Dale
  • Michael DeMarco
  • Joseph Diaferia
  • Nicole Fetherman
  • Desiree Ficula
  • Lorraine Gahles-Kildow  
  • Ron Gandelman
  • Jennifer Giordano
  • Cynthia Glover
  • Lynne Gonski 
  • Erica Greenwald
  • Blake R. Heffner 
  • Jennifer Hilligus
  • Gregory Hotchkiss  
  • Jeffrey Kampf  
  • Christian Kemp
     
 

  • Galindo L. King
  • Mary Kirby-Calder
  • Daniel Lauri 
  • Michael Leonard
  • Elinor Levy
  • Christopher Lipnick
  • Alicia Liss
  • Chien Liu
  • William Loeffler
  • Kathleen Manz  
  • Beatrice Marovich
  • Lindsey Ann Marshall
  • Patrick McNicholas
  • Jennifer Mitolo
  • Ruth Mortensen
  • Joshua Moser
  • Voichita Nachescu
  • Dana Nelson
  • Jennifer Novak
  • Lindelwa Ntutela
  • Jennifer Nuechterlein
  • Randi Ona
  • N. Michael Orfe
  • Eric Paddon
  • Lauren Panarella
  • Cynthia Parayil
  • Anita Petersen
  • Josue Perez
  • David Petriello
     
 
  • Jo-Ann Piagentini
  • Stacie Raglione
  • Joseph Rizzo
  • Tanya Rohrbach
  • Andrea Romano
  • Giuseppe Rotolo
  • Ryan Scacci
  • Nathan Schmidt
  • Roger Shutack 
  • Lisa Slapa
  • Bill Solomons
  • Charles Speierl
  • William Stroock
  • Sharon Sweeney
  • Louise Tokarsky-Unda 
  • June Troiano 
  • Farah Vallera
  • Richard Van Orden
  • Joyce Wackenhut
  • Kathleen Walters
  • Steven Wexler
  • Keith Wheelock  
  • Natalie Williams 
  • Martin Yalcin
  • Richard Van Ordan
 
   
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Online Courses  

 

  • US History: Beginnnings to 1877
  • US History:1877 to Present
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Society & the Environment
  • Sociology of Sport
  • Deviance
  • Psychology of Women
  • Introduction to Psychology

 

  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Intro. to Cultural Anthroposophy
  • Current Moral and Social Issues
  • Formal Logic
  • American Government 
  • History
  • World Civilizations I
  • World Civilizations II
 

 

   

 
   
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