Liberal Arts

Home for the Division of Liberal Arts at BRCC

The Division of Liberal Arts at Baton Rouge Community College provides students with the communication and cultural tools needed to succeed in their chosen professional, academic, or artistic path.

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The Division of Liberal Arts houses two departments: English and Humanities and Fine Arts and Communication.

Program Offerings

The Division of Liberal Arts offers degrees and certificates in the following areas:

The Division of Liberal Arts offers a wide variety of programs for students interested in transferring to four-year universities in majors such as English, studio arts, psychology, education, philosophy, history, music, and African American studies. Additionally, the division helps prepare students who have a career focus in such fields as graphic arts or Care and Development of Young Children. The Division of Liberal Arts also plays a crucial role in supporting many of the General Education requirements of other programs across the college.

Want to support the Division of Liberal Arts? Donate here (select Division of Liberal Arts at the bottom of the drop-down menu): https://p-smith-5hld.squarespace.com/donate

Division Leadership

Rhett Gérard Poché
Chair, Fine Arts, Communication, and Social Sciences

Rhett Poche

  • Anthropology (ANTH)
  • Art and Design (ARTS)
  • Film (FILM)
  • French (FREN)
  • Geography (GEOG)
  • Music (MUSC)
  • Psychology (PSYC)
  • Social Work (SOCW)
  • Spanish (SPAN)
  • Speech (SPCH)
  • Theatre (THTR)

Phone: (225) 216-8234
Email: pocher@mybrcc.edu

Dr. Natasha Whitton
Chair, English and Humanities

Tasha Whitton

  • Care and Development of Young Children (CDYC)
  • English (ENGL)
  • History (HIST)
  • Humanities (HUMN)
  • Philosophy (PHIL)
  • Reading and Writing for College (CORW)
  • Teacher Education (TEAC)

   Phone: (225) 216-8091
Email: whittonn@mybrcc.edu

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