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Humanities

The humanities endow students with the critical thinking skills that equip them for life.

Students take courses in a variety of program areas—Art, English, Modern Languages, Music, Philosophy, Religion, and Theatre—and conduct a deeper study in two of these disciplines.

Top Reasons to choose Humanities at florida southern college

Excellent Second Major

The Humanities major overlaps naturally making it an excellent second major for students already majoring in another field.

Interdisciplinary Emphasis

Explore the perspectives of and interrelationships between a number of disciplines, including art history, music, philosophy, religion, and theatre.

Flexibility In Course Selection

The Humanities major offers more flexibility in course selection than many other majors and allows students to choose courses from a wide range of academic disciplines.

Let's Get Human!

Through REL/PHI 2219 World Religions and Philosophies, you'll be introduced to the origins, founders, scriptures and fundamental concepts of the various beliefs that drive us. Understand the meaning of life, human hope, personal and social ethics and try to interpret their relevance in today's times.

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Office of Admissions

Admissions Counselors
863.680.4131

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Dr. Waite Willis, Jr.

Chair of Religion and Philosophy
863.680.4183

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