Courses

An introduction to the principal concepts, methods and selected content of certain of the social science disciplines. Required for majors in the social sciences program; open to all students.

Credit Hours: 3

This course will allow advanced students of social science to develop research skills used by the social science community of scholars. There will be an opportunity for the students to apply these research skills to a specific subject area of the discipline. This course is required for all social science majors.

Credit Hours: 3

Individual research of a substantive nature pursued in the student's major field of study. The research will conclude in a written thesis or an original project, and an oral defense.

Credit Hours: 6

A junior or senior work-study program providing relevant paid employment experience. The objective of the program is to integrate classroom theory and practical work experience, thus lending relevancy to learning and providing the student with a realistic exposure to career opportunities. Students interested in taking an internship/co-op should talk to their advisers.