Evidence-based, ethically informed, social justice-oriented learning and engagement.
The Bachelor of Science is advisable for those who wish to signal social science expertise with training in statistics while the Bachelor of Arts designates a blending of the social sciences with courses in the humanities for a more traditional liberal arts education.
Department Learning Outcomes
Majors will be able to:
- Understand, identify and apply sociological, anthropological, and criminal justice concepts and theories.
- Exhibit quantitative and qualitative literacy by reading, interpreting, and conducting social science research.
- Communicate clearly, in writing and oral communication, disciplinary information based on reasoned arguments.
- Approach of sociological, anthropological, and criminal justice issues in an ethical way with an awareness of social justice.