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School of Humanities

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Art

Are you interested in a career in design or improving your drawing or learning a new art form? Check out our Art Courses!

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Communication

Are you interested in marketing, public relations, or another job that requires close attention to messaging? Whether you want to improve your public speaking or learn about media ethics, check out our courses in Communication!

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Film

Are you interested in writing, directing, or producing film for TV or movies? Whether you want to join the growing film industry in the Atlanta area or simply gain an appreciation for film, check out our courses in Film Studies!

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Foreign Language

Foreign Language opens the door for students interested in linguistics, international relations, or jobs requiring knowledge of a second language.

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English

Are you interested in education, law, or creative writing? Dive into the depths of grammar, analyze literature across time and space, or create new worlds of text in one of our English courses!

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Journalism

Are you interested in news or sports media, print journalism, or mass communication? Whether you are looking for a paid position on our student newspaper, Six Mile Post, or simply want to learn how mass media works, sign up for a course in Communications!

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Music

Are you interested in music producing, instrumentation, or vocals? Whether you are planning to join a school band or just want to learn the basics, sign up for a Music course!

#WhyHumanities Students understand the value of cultural differences, of communication in an information age, of art as the one universal language, and critical thinking and problem-solving on the highest level. Students choose Humanities because it engages with the complexities and the wonder of the world.

Program Pathways

Are you ready to take a Humanities course?

Take Charge of your future with a Humanities degree from Georgia Highlands College.

Get In Touch

Dean of School of Humanities 

Jon Hershey
(706) 368-7629
jhershey@highlands.edu

Humanities Division Chairs

Allen Dutch
Art, Communication, Journalism, & Music
(706) 368-7633
adutch@highlands.edu

Jessica Lindberg
English & Foreign Language
(678) 872-8116
jlindber@highlands.edu

Seth Ingram
Film Studies
678-872-8137
singram@highlands.edu

Administrative Assistant
Brig Kerce
Room A323
(678) 872-8064
bkerce@highlands.edu

Primary Office

Georgia Highlands College
Cartersville Instructional Site 5441
Highway 20, NE​ Cartersville, GA 30121 ​