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Studying humanities at PCCC gives you the ability to communicate, understand another perspective, and think critically. These are all skills that are highly valued at the workplace. Whether you want a career in English, History, Philosophy, Political Science or another related field, we’ll get you started on the path to your bachelor’s degree.

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Which Program is Right For You?

Applied Writing and Copy Editing
Career Certificate

English
Associate in Arts

English – Journalism
Associate in Arts

General Studies
Career Certificate

What Jobs Can I Get?

You can get some entry-level jobs right after graduation. Others will require a Bachelor’s Degree.

$$47,530

Read transcript or proof type setup to detect and mark for correction any grammatical, typographical, or compositional errors.

$77,370

Teach courses in English language and literature, including linguistics and comparative literature.

$73,860

Narrate or write news stories, reviews, or commentary for print, broadcast, or other communications media such as newspapers, magazines, radio, or television.

$71,490

Plan, coordinate, revise, or edit written material. May review proposals and drafts for possible publication.

$61,930

Originate and prepare written material, such as scripts, stories, advertisements, and other material.

Diana Garay transferred to Rutgers Newark with a full-tuition scholarship award. “PCCC lit my path. For the first time in my life, I had the desire to do something important with my future – to find a way to help people.”

Diana Garay, Liberal Arts

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