Department of Humanities

The Department of Humanities at Concord University serves all students at Concord through its General Studies courses, its majors and minors, and courses on special topics including film. This site offers information on the Division’s courses in English, Foreign Languages, History, and Philosophy.

Interested in majoring or minoring in English, History, or History of Philosophy?  Information on the Core Requirements for Majors and Minors can be found here.

Information regarding courses offered by the Department is available in the current Academic Catalog.

The Department offers majors in English with four areas of emphasis (Creative Writing, Journalism, Literature, and Professional Writing), History, and History of Philosophy.  B.S. Education degrees with teaching concentrations in English and Social Studies are also available.

If you cannot find the information you are seeking, please contact us at:

The Department of Humanities
Concord University D-110
PO Box 1000
Athens, WV  24712


(304) 384-5352

The Department office is located in Marsh Hall 305.

The Humanities website includes various links to research and course material that may express opinions of individual faculty and students and not the views of the department as a whole, Concord University, or the Board of Governors.