The focus of the Humanities area is the delivery of quality instructional programs and academic support services, while also providing cultural enrichment opportunities to the County and the Washington metropolitan area.
Special collegewide initiatives include:
The Honors Program was created for high-ability students seeking exciting and academically rewarding experiences. It allows students to discover and develop their talents and interests.
The goal of the Learning Communities initiative is to increase engagement, satisfaction, shared inquiry, and integrative learning on the part of students as well as faculty.
Women's and Gender Studies
The Women's and Gender Studies Program offers courses about women and gender for both women and men. The program is designed to explore the experiences and contributions of women to their cultures.