The Social Sciences programs help you develop a broad understanding of human behavior and events, perspective which can be used to develop new ideas and approaches to nearly every aspect of society.
A major in Social Sciences can be applied to many professions, including careers in government, law, administration, education, and social work.
Social Sciences studies emphasize critical skills in reading, writing, researching, and problem solving skills expected for postgraduate education pursuits.
The flexibility and compact size of the Social Sciences program makes it an excellent second major for students already majoring in another field.
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In POS 3323 International Organizations, you’ll address the role of international organization in global politics, examine the history, functioning, and roles of major government organizations, and be a part of in-class United Nations and European Union simulations during which you’ll research and represent the position of a member country.
Combined with courses in education, the Social Science major is an excellent foundation for students planning careers as educators at the secondary level.
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