Social Sciences
Welcome to the Social Sciences Department at FCC. Our department prides itself on our highly qualified faculty members who are committed to creating a learner-centered environment for students. 

We offer a wide array of degree and certificate options. Courses are designed to help students understand themselves, their political and economic environment, and the society in which they live.


Programs of Study


Associate in Arts (A.A.)
Area of Concentration within Social Science (A.A.)
Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.)
Associate of Arts in Teaching (A.A.T.)
Certificates
Letter of Recognition

*Education Programs Overview
(including Certification information)



Full-time Faculty Members

 
Sarah Bigham, D.Ed. Assistant Professor,  Education 301.846.2487
 
Marshall Botkin, Ph.D. Professor, Sociology 301.846.2579
 
Lisa DiDonato Assistant Professor, Psychology 301.846.2466
 
Debra Morlier Assistant Professor, Psychology
Asst. Department Chair
301.624.2837
 
Heather Hinkle Program Manager,
Elementary & Secondary Education
301.846.2461
 
Corwin Parker Assistant Professor, Geography
 
301.846.2534
 
Michael Powell, J.D., Ph.D. Professor, History 301.846.2571
 
John Sheldon, D.Ed. Professor, Psychology 240.629.7857
 
Jill Schultz, Ph.D. Professor, Sociology 301.624.2800
 
Bruce Thompson, Ph.D. Professor, History/Honors College Coordinator
Department Chair
301.846.2535
 
Delaine Welch Assistant Professor, Program Manager Early Childhood Education 301.846.2559
 

Contact Information

Nicole Welch
Academic Office Manager
301.846.2507
Office: H-225

Natalie Bowers
Department Chair
301.846.2696