A.A. Degree Plan 20-21 (pdf)
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A.A. in Social Science

Option: History
Option: Political Science

The Associate in Arts in Social Science is designed for students interested in entry-level jobs in social services.

The degree provides a broad introduction to the social science disciplines as a core, and then allows the student to select an additional nine hours in one of the following disciplines:

  • History
  • Political Science.



Student Learning Outcomes:

  1. Students will demonstrate knowledge about issues related to diverse concepts and explanations of human behavior.
  2. Graduating students will affirm that they have experienced a supportive collegiate environment.

Department Mission: The mission of the Department of History and Political Science and the mission of the Department of Psychology, Sociology, and Criminal Justice are to assist students in developing knowledge and understanding of social and legal issues and to operate effectively in today’s legal, social and culturally diverse community.

Degree Program Mission: The program mission of the Department of History and Political Science and the Department of Psychology, Sociology and Criminal Justice is to provide a multi-disciplinary degree that stresses competence in written and oral communications and scientific reasoning and thinking skills.