Department of General Education

Humanities Studies

Department Programs

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Ciara Ortega
Diversity Studies
Chowan University offers an 18-credit hour diversity studies minor.
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Educational Studies
Educational Studies
Education Studies is a flexible program that allows students to participate in and learn from Education courses as well as exploring other interests. 
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General Studies
General Studies
General Studies allows students to create a specialized major devoted to their individual plans and needs.
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Integrative Studies
Integrative Studies
Integrative Studies provides students with the opportunity to pursue an interdisciplinary program that is not offered as part of the university curriculum.
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History, Pre-Law
Pre-Law Advisory Program
This program is a means of assisting students in meeting the requirements to get into law school.
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Social Sciences
Social Sciences
A degree in Social Science combines courses that study human behavior and relationships in a variety of social contexts
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Learn by Doing

By going above and beyond the traditional boundaries of higher learning set in stone at most other educational institutions, Chowan can offer students individualized opportunities that they cannot find anywhere else.

Students of the Department of General Studies will graduate with a wide array of skills and experiences that will prepare them to prosper in a variety of situations with a broad range of academic skills essential to a rapidly changing and culturally diverse global society.


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Stem Mentoring
Academics, Alumni & Friends

Biology Graduate Dorian Mitchell Shares Journey from Chowan University to Campbell University Medical School

Alumni Dorian Mitchell recently spoke about his educational journey, from completing his Bachelor of Science in Biology at Chowan University to pursuing a medical degree at Campbell University. Mitchell, who graduated from Chowan in 2020, earned his master’s degree in Biomedical Sciences from Campbell in 2023. Since then, he has been actively engaged in his.

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Chowan University Students in Squirrel Park
Academics, Campus News

Six Students Tapped for Kappa Delta Pi Induction

Kappa Delta Pi, the Honor Society in Education, tapped six students for membership on February 13 and 14. The induction ceremony is scheduled for Wednesday, April 10 at 4:00 p.m. in Meiggs Auditorium. The students tapped for spring induction are: Shya Gambrell, Jacksonville, NCAaron James, Ocala, FLHaley Lowe, Franklin, VAMegan Roberts, Conway, NCKiyah Scott, Suffolk,.

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Cirrus Gundlach
Academics

Cirrus Gundlach Leads Faculty Workshop on Generative Artificial Intelligence in the Classroom

On Thursday, February 8th, Cirrus Gundlach, the Coordinator of Library Services from Camp Community College, conducted a comprehensive workshop for faculty and staff, shedding light on the utilization of Generative AI (GAI) as an educational tool. The workshop aimed to explore the advantages, disadvantages, ethical considerations, and ease of implementing AI in the classroom, while.

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David Ballew
Dr. David Ballew Professor of History; Coordinator for Chowan Tutoring 252-398-6266

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Jill Awuni
Jill Awuni
Assistant Professor of Religion and Business Administration; Director of International Students
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David Ballew
Dr. David Ballew
Professor of History; Coordinator for Chowan Tutoring
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Steve Harders
Steve Harders
Professor of Communication and Drama
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Timothy Hayes
Dr. Timothy Hayes
Associate Professor of English; Chair, Department of English
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Chad McGill
Adjunct Instructor, Music
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Sam Miller
Dr. Samuel Miller
Associate Professor of Mass Communication
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Greg Taylor
Dr. Gregory Taylor
Distinguished Professor of History
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Truesdell James
James Truesdell
Visiting Instructor in Mathematics
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Catherine Vickers
Instructor of English
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Dr. Thomas Whitaker
Professor of Mathematics; Chair, Department of Mathematics; Director of the Honors College
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