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, which is comprised of English, reading, philosophy, humanities, and education; and Fine Arts and Communication, which includes speech, foreign languages, music, entertainment technologies, film, theatre, art, and college success skills.

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 liberal arts majors such as English, studio arts,  philosophy, music, and African American studies. Additionally, the division helps prepare students who have a career focus in such fields as web development, audio recording, graphic arts, or the film industry. The Division of Liberal Arts also plays a crucial role in supporting many of the General Education requirements of other programs across the college.

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Division Leadership
Dean Suberbielle

Gail Suberbielle
Dean for Liberal Arts
“The Division of Liberal Arts at Baton Rouge Community College offers students a wide variety of courses and programs designed to help students transfer to four-year schools, go straight into the workforce, or simply enrich their lives.”

Rhett Gérard Poché
Chair, Fine Arts and Communication; Interim Chair, English and Humanities

Rhett Poche

  • Art and Design (ARTS)
  • Care and Development of Young Children (CDYC)
  • College Success Skills (CSSK)
  • English (ENGL)
  • Entertainment Technologies (ETEC)
  • Film (FILM)
  • French (FREN)
  • Humanities (HUMN)
  • Music (MUSC)
  • Philosophy (PHIL)
  • Reading (READ)
  • Spanish (SPAN)
  • Speech (SPCH)
  • Teacher Education (TEAC)
  • Theatre (THTR)

Phone: (225) 216-8234