Pearl River Community College

Humanities & Social Sciences

The Department of Humanities and Social Sciences is chaired by Mrs. Deana Holifield ( 601-403-1226 or Both Academic and Technical students take courses in the Humanities and Social Sciences. Those interested in pursuing a career in the Humanities and Social Sciences are encouraged to refer to the Pearl River Community College Catalog. Included is an extensive listing of educational programs and Mississippi universities to which those programs transfer. For guidance in career and course selection, please contact one of the instructors listed on the Humanities and Social Sciences Instructor pages or a Pearl River Community College counselor. To arrange a campus tour, call 601-403-1197 or email Ms. Delana Harris at

Course Offerings

  • Criminal Justice
  • Humanities
  • Education
  • Journalism
  • Philosophy
  • English
  • Political Science
  • Foreign Language
  • Psychology
  • Geography
  • Reading
  • History
  • Sociology