Social Sciences


Learn about our society, how we shape it and how it shapes us

Image of chart connecting peopleClasses explore: Social issues in the family, education, the economy, and other institutions; racial and ethnic, gender, and social class relations; the environment; and social research

Useful for: gaining skills for jobs in business, health care, criminal justice, government agencies, various nonprofit organizations, and other venues

Notable: Health in Society, SOC 150 (also Diversity Studies 151), learn about the social factors shaping health and illness.