Behavioral & Social Science

Mission Statement

The Behavioral and Social Science Comprehensive Major is designed to give the student a fundamental knowledge of three social science discipline areas selected by the student from five disciplines (Communication, History, Political Science, Psychology and Sociology). The degree is structured to be flexible in choices to permit a student to focus on disciplines of more significance for their career goals. General career goals range from education content to specific discipline emphasis in further academic studies

Degrees Offered

Bachelor of Science – Comprehensive Major in Behavioral and Social Science

 

Learning Outcomes

The successful student will:

  • Demonstrate a knowledge of the basic methods and history of the social sciences
  • The successful student will have three of the following outcomes depending upon the discipline areas selected by the student:
  • To be able to demonstrate a knowledge of the basic concepts and theories of communication
  • To be able to demonstrate a knowledge of the basic concepts and theories of political science
  • To be able to demonstrate a knowledge of the basic concepts and theories of Psychology
  • To be able to demonstrate a knowledge of the basic concepts and theories of Sociology