Social Science Major

Why study Social Science?

The purpose of a social science major is to prepare a student to understand the broad implications of the various social science disciplines and to utilize that knowledge as a philosophical and theoretical foundation for personal, professional or educational growth. (Information for Teacher Education majors) The program is designed to make effective contributions to the general education of all students, and is geared toward adult learners and those students more interested in broader exposure to the social sciences.

Social Science is offered at the following Upper Iowa University locations:

  • Residential Fayette campus
  • Select education centers
  • Online Program