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Arts and Sciences


The Arts and Sciences Division offers a number of programs designed to be completed over a two-year period. Students completing one of these academic programs are awarded an Associate degree.
Some programs are university parallel-college transfer programs and provide the first two years of academic work on a four-year baccalaureate degree track.


Dean:    Blair Hancock    (336) 838-6230 
Administrative Assistant:  Cynthia Alford  (336) 838-6229 
Please visit the department for details.     




Faculty & Staff of Arts and Sciences 
Hancock, Blair M.,
Dean, Arts & Sciences
Instructor, English
Lead Transfer Advisor, CTAC

B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
M.A., Appalachian State University
Additional Graduate Studies:
Appalachian State University, Western Carolina University, and University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Blair Hancock  

Arts & Sciences Programs of Study 

Associate Degrees that may lead to transfer to senior institutions: 

Associate in Arts Degree 

Associate in Science Degree 

Associate in General Education
not covered by UNC Comprehensive Articulation Agreement)


College Transfer Advising Center -- CTAC 

Alford, Cynthia C.                 Administrative Assistant                                   A.A.S.Wilkes Community College

Cynthia Alford  

Belk, P. Nolan
Lead Instructor, English
B.A., Wingate
M.A., University of North Carolina at Charlotte
M.F.A., University of North Carolina at Wilmington
Ph.D., UNC-Greensboro nolan.belk@wilkescc.edu

Nolan Belk 
Brown, David B.
Instructor, Developmental Studies
B.A., Berea College
M.A., Appalachian State University
Additional Graduate Studies:
University of North Carolina at Greensboro david.brown@wilkescc.edu

David Brown 
Craft, Jeremy
Instructor, Biology
B.S. Appalachian State University
M.S. Western Carolina University

Jeremy Craft 
Finney, R. Darrell
Chair, Math and Sciences
Lead Instructor, Mathematics
B.S. and M.A., Appalachian State University

Darrell Finney 
Fowler, Jonathan
Instructor, History
B.A. and M.A., UNC Greensboro,
A.A. Guilford Technical Community College
Jonathan Fowler 
Griffin-Garcia, Tammy  J
Instructor, Basic Skills and Arts & Sciences
B.S. ED, B.M., Appalachian State University
M.M., Bowling Green State University, Ohio
Griffin-Garcia Tammy J   
Howells, Jessica M.
Instructor, Biology
NC B.S., NC State University, Raleigh;
M.S., M.A., Appalachian State University
Howells Jessica M   
Ingledue, Thomas C.
Lead Instructor, Biology
B.S., Gonzaga University
Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Thomas Ingledue 

Martin, Cinnamon C.
Chair, Social, Behavioral & Exercise Sciences; Lead Instructor Anthropology & Sociology and
Instructor, Psychology
Lead Transfer Advisor, CTAC
B.A., North Carolina State University
M.A., Appalachian State University

Cinnamon Martin  
McNeil, Iva R.
Lead Instructor, Developmental Math
B.S. and M.A., Appalachian State University
Additional Graduate Studies, Appalachian State University

Iva McNeil 
Mitchell, Sharon L.
Instructor, English
B.A., Appalachian State University
M.A., Western Carolina University and Middle Tennessee University

Sharon Mitchell 
Muir, Lisa N.
Instructor, English
B.A., Florida Atlantic University
M.A., Virginia Tech
Ph.D., West Virginia University

Lisa Muir 
Mullis, Julie A.
Chair, Arts and Communication
Lead Instructor, Humanities; Instructor, English
B.A., University of North Carolina at Charlotte
M.A., Appalachian State University

Julie Mullis 
Neil, George E.
Lead Instructor, Physics
A.A.S., Brookdale Community College
B.S., Cook College, Rutgers University
M.S.T., Rutgers Graduate School of Education

George Neil 
Reynolds, Beth H.
Chair, Developmental Studies
B.S.B.A. and M.A., Appalachian State University

Beth Reynolds 
Richardson, Nathan J.
Lead Instructor, Spanish/Foreign Languages
Director of Global Education

B.A. Western Michigan University
MA University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Nathan Richardson 
Schneider, Nicolas W.
Lead Instructor, Fine Arts
B.A. University of Montana
M.F.A. State University of New York
Additional Graduate Studies, International School of Art in Umbria, Italy.

Nick Schneider   
Taylor, Larry S.
Lead Instructor, Communication
B.A. & M.A., Western Carolina University
Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Larry S. Taylor   
Triplett, Neal
Lead Instructor, Chemistry
B.S.,Appalachian State University
M.S.,University of North Carolina at Wilmington
Neil Triplett   
Whitman, Jennifer K.
Instructor, Biology
M.A. Wake Forest University

Jennifer Whitman  
Wyatt, Jessica L.
Lead Instructor, History
B.S. and M.A., Appalachian State University

Jessica Wyatt