Current Education majors receive hands-on in-school experiences in early field placements with partner schools, including at the Delaware State University Caesar Rodney Transition Partnership Project on campus, and the Early Childhood Lab School, which serves infants and toddlers through kindergarten.
Languages and Literatures
The role and function of the Department of Languages and Literatures is threefold:
- Provides instruction in language, composition, speech, and humanities for the General Education program;
- Offers instruction in language and literature, speech, methods of teaching English, linguistics, and language arts for the teacher education program;
- Provides instruction in languages and literature, speech, drama, grammar and composition, and linguistics for the liberal arts program.
History, Political Science and Philosophy
Students with a zest for history, law, politics and questioning it all will find themselves at home in the Department of History, Political Science and Philosophy. Our goal here is provide a compelling education through a multicultural lens.
Mass Communications, Visual and Performing Arts
The Department of Mass Communications, Visual and Performing Arts produces graduates who specialize in convergence journalism, public relations and advertising, or television-radio-film production, music and art.
Sociology and Criminal Justice
The Department offers a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice. The Sociology major provides a comprehensive grounding in the academic discipline of Sociology, its theories, methods, and findings. The Criminal Justice major provides a comprehensive grounding in the discipline of criminology, as well as analysis of the multitude of social factors and institutions that impact the criminal justice system.