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Degrees and Programs

Humanities and Social Sciences Academic Unit

The majors in this unit allow you to engage in a major humanistic discipline that will be challenging and enriching. You will focus on the core competency areas of communication, critical thinking, understanding society, and self-understanding while specializing in a field that will set you up for a career or further education. A degree in this area allows you to tailor your academic program to your needs and interests across a wide range of disciplines.

On this page:

Communication

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Explore intrapersonal and interpersonal communication and learn how to apply them in a variety of contexts and settings. This program offers real-world learning experiences that will help you to succeed in a variety of professions.  

Criminal Justice

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Gain hands-on skills and experience you need to become a law enforcement or criminal justice professional. Prepare for a successful career as a law enforcement officer or expand your knowledge and learn about the criminal justice system and forensics investigation.

Liberal Studies

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Design an academic program that best fits your needs and interests. The liberal studies degree program allows you to mix-and-match courses across departments and programs to focus on the subjects that matter most to you.

Social Work

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Get the skills you need to become a social work assistant. The program will help you build a good foundation for pursuing a four-year degree to expand your career possibilities in the field of social work.

Sociology                       

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Learn how to analyze social interaction and predict likely outcomes. This program prepares you for further baccalaureate work and provides you with hands-on experience in community-based programs, internships, and research opportunities.

Meet the Faculty in this Unit

David H. Wilson, Ph.D.

Department:
Lake Campus Liberal Arts
Title:
Professor, English; Humanities and Social Sciences Unit Director
Address:
Dwyer Hall 257, 7600 Lake Campus Dr, Celina, OH 45822-2921

Isaac Abram, MS

Department:
Lake Campus Liberal Arts
Title:
Instructor
Address:
Dwyer Hall 250, Lake Campus, Celina, OH 45822

Dane Thor Daniel, Ph.D.

Department:
Lake Campus Liberal Arts
Title:
Associate Professor, History
Address:
Dwyer Hall 246, 7600 Lake Campus Dr, Celina, OH 45822-2921

Mark Ernst, MS

Department:
Lake Campus Liberal Arts
Title:
Instructor, Criminal Justice Police Academy Commander
Address:
Dwyer Hall 243, 7600 Lake Campus Dr, Celina, OH 45822-2921

Megan Lynn Faragher, Ph.D.

Department:
Lake Campus Liberal Arts
Title:
Associate Professor
Address:
Dwyer Hall 249, 7600 Lake Campus Dr, Celina, OH 45822-2921

Giovanna Follo, Ph.D.

Department:
Lake Campus Liberal Arts
Title:
Associate Professor, Sociology
Address:
Dwyer Hall 230A, 7600 Lake Campus Dr, Celina, OH 45822-2921

Christine Renee Junker, Ph.D.

Department:
Lake Campus Liberal Arts
Title:
Associate Professor, English and Director, Professional Development and Curriculum Liaison
Address:
Dwyer Hall 230F, 7600 Lake Campus Dr, Celina, OH 45822-2921

Martin Kich, Ph.D.

Department:
Lake Campus Liberal Arts
Title:
Professor, English and Outreach Coordinator
Address:
Dwyer Hall 264, 7600 Lake Campus Dr, Celina, OH 45822-2921

Steven J. Pedler, Ph.D.

Department:
Lake Campus Liberal Arts
Title:
Lecturer, History and Politcal Science
Address:
Dwyer Hall 235, 7600 Lake Campus Dr, Celina, OH 45822-2921

 


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