General and Developmental Education

A broad range of university-parallel, general education courses that transfer to four-year institutions are offered, including English composition, English literature, world literature, American literature, art, music, U.S. history, world history, western civilization, pre-calculus algebra, calculus, physics, physical science, biology, microbiology, statistics, psychology, religion, philosophy, sociology, economics, and speech.

Program Options

Degree Completion Pathway- AA

Degree Completion Pathway- AS

Click here to contact the General Education Department or call 256.551.3140

Carolyn Henderson, Chair
General and Developmental Education
Mathematics Instructor
carolyn.henderson@drakestate.edu
B.S., Food Science Technology/Minor in Chemistry, Alabama A&M University
M.Ed., Secondary Education/Mathematics, Alabama A&M University

Docquinn Taylor, Reading Instructor
docquinn.taylor@drakestate.edu
B.A., Social Work
M.Ed., Education
Ed. S. Elementary Education

Ed Forbes, English Instructor
ed.forbes@drakestate.edu
B.A., Communications, The University of Alabama
B.S., Secondary Language Arts, Athens State University
M.A., English, UA Huntsville

Russell Winn, Humanities Instructor
russell.winn@drakestate.edu
B.A., English, Georgia Southern University
M.A., English, UA Huntsville
M.A., Religious Studies, Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary

Khalid Holmes, Biology Instructor
khalid.holmes@drakestate.edu
B.S., Biological Sciences, Alabama State University
M.S., Biological Sciences, UA Huntsville

Brandi Winchester, Mathematics Instructor
brandi.winchester@drakestate.edu
B.S., Chemical Engineering, Florida A&M University
M.Ed., Secondary Education Mathematics, Alabama A&M University