Vaccinations and Testing

Due to City of Philadelphia mandates, all students, faculty and staff must be fully vaccinated by Nov. 15, 2021. Individuals will be subject to regular testing until they are fully vaccinated (two weeks after their final shot), including those with approved exemptions. Please see our College COVID-19 Updates for more information.

Division of Liberal Studies

Welcome to the Division of Liberal Studies

Welcome to our website. The Division of Liberal Studies is one of the most academically diverse divisions at Community College of Philadelphia. We house popular programs, such as Liberal Arts, Behavioral Health & Human Services, Psychology, Education, Criminal Justice, and more than 25 other programs. Liberal Studies encompasses the following departments:

  • Architecture, Design and Construction
  • Art
  • English
  • World Languages
  • History, Philosophy, and Religious Studies
  • Music
  • Photographic Imaging
  • Psychology, Education and Human Services
  • Social Science

We are committed to supporting students, faculty, and guests. Please take some time to familiarize yourself with our website and learn more about us. If you have additional questions or need to reach someone, you can contact Nichole Battle-Walker at .


1700 Spring Garden Street
Bonnell Building, BR-21 
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Fall, 2021 Office Hours:

Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Telephone: 215-751-8768 


Fall 2021 classes will be held online until October 15, 2021. All face-to-face and hybrid courses will continue on campus beginning October 18, 2021. All admissions and student support services are available remotely, and by appointment. Visit the Virtual Student Resource Center to access additional assistance that you need.

The Division of Liberal Studies' Department Heads are available via email, phone, and/or zoom. Please visit Department Head's webpage (In the navigation pane to the left) for additional contact information.