BS in Social Sciences

Understand how human interaction shapes society and our world.

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Overview

Our Bachelor of Science in Social Sciences explores various methods of communication and how our relationships affect society and our world. You will gain a solid academic foundation that helps you develop your oral and written communications, as well as your analytical, organizational, collaborative and problem-solving skills.

What You'll Learn

In our BS in Social Sciences program, offered 100% online, anthropology, economics, psychology and sociology are all studied to further your understanding of society and humans as a whole. You will learn about the forces that promote unity, theories and concepts related to prejudice and discrimination, and specific strategies to reduce conflict and promote respect among diverse populations. You will also learn various research strategies and statistical methods to examine data used by social scientists and psychologists.

Featured Courses:

  • Social Psychology
  • Global Issues
  • Legal and Ethic Environment of Business
  • Social Media
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Accreditation

New England College is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. (NEASC), the nation’s oldest accrediting association, through its Commission on Institutions of Higher Education.

Careers

The BS in Social Sciences program provides graduates with the foundational skills in problem-solving, teamwork and organization necessary across a range of fields, including public service, criminal justice and education. Career opportunities include:

  • Anthropologist
  • Museum Curator
  • Community Organizer
  • Urban Planner

Learn More

Discover what makes New England College different from any other school, and learn more about our program offerings, tuition and the advantages of online learning.

Discover what makes New England College different from any other school, and learn more about our program offerings, tuition and the advantages of online learning.

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