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Improving Societies Through Understanding and Knowledge


Why choose this program?

Social occurrences and experiences affect people and society in different and extraordinary ways. Examine the relationships among individuals within a society through social and behavioral sciences, including anthropology, economics, political science, psychology and sociology.

What will I experience?

  • Recognize and analyze how behaviors of individuals and social institutions influence our world
  • Understand the relationships among families, schools, societies, governments, social networks, the media and other groups
  • Examine how societies have changed, communicated and survived or failed

What opportunities might it lead to?

The associate of arts social science degree provides the foundation for four-year college studies in fields such as psychology, sociology, economics, political science, history, anthropology, philosophy and religious studies.

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Stephanie Gomez
“After getting a taste of the real world, I know a college education is indispensable for success.” – Stephanie Gomez, Social Science 2013