Why Social Science?

The social science major at Morris offers a range of courses across 11 different majors, one of the widest at the Morris.

In the social science major at Morris, you have the freedom to work with your faculty advisor to build a curriculum that will help you reach your educational and professional goals. Typically, the curriculum is split into two parts.

The first consists of a selection of core courses. These include:

Along with courses like

To provide the research tools you will need for independent work

The second part, you have a choice of sub-plans—a focused course of study in one of eight disciplines:

If you are interested in teaching social science at secondary schools, you would include secondary education courses in the curriculum you develop.