Department of Humanities

The Department of Humanities consists of several academic disciplinary areas. The Department offers Bachelor of Arts degrees in English, History, Social Science, and Spanish and a Bachelor of Applied Science degree with emphases in Organizational Leadership and Child Development. The Department also coordinates with the Department of Education offering courses for educational degrees and teacher certification.  All degree programs require a minimum of 30 Rio Grande College semester credit hours and a minimum of 39 advanced semester credit hours.

Liberal Arts Programs

Book List

Click here to go to get a list of current textbooks.

Important Documents

Click here for an Application for a Degree Plan.

Click here for a change of Major/Minor Form.

Two Year Course Rotations

Click here for links to the two year course rotations in Humanities.


Department Professors

Department Professor Location Office Phone
English Dr. Sarah Roche Castroville 100 C (830) 762-3004
Dr. Don Walden Eagle Pass B 109 (830) 758-5018
History Dr. Jorge Hernandez Eagle Pass B 103 (830) 703- 4816
Dr. Christopher Davis Del Rio F 215 (830) 703-4845
Social Science Dr. Jorge Hernandez Eagle Pass B 103 (830) 758-5016
Dr. Christopher Davis Del Rio F 215 (830) 703-4845
Spanish Dr. Ana Acevedo Eagle Pass D 208 (830) 758-5031

Contact us!