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Bachelor of Arts in Social Science (B.A.)

Explore what's happening in the world while being challenged to become a caring and active member in society.

Emphases: Global Studies, History, Politics, or Psychology

The Social Science major at Colorado Christian University is designed to develop your knowledge and skills in anthropology, global studies, history, psychology, and sociology. Upon finishing your degree as a Social Science major, you'll be prepared for law school, government service, graduate school, or teaching social studies in middle or secondary school. The major is offered through the School of Humanities and Social Sciences.

Social Science at CCU

Do you want to better understand the foundation of American history? Are you interested in studying customs and practices of other cultures? As a Social Science major at CCU, you'll be challenged to not only be informed about what's going on in the world, but to truly care about it and to be an active member in society. You'll be trained to think critically about cultural development. The different Social Science emphases allow you to tailor a program in your area of interest.

What can you do with a degree in social science?
  • Law enforcement
  • Human services
  • Intelligence
  • Nonprofit management
  • Government
Interesting Classes You Might Take
  • Christian Political Thought
  • Social Psychology
  • World Geography

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About the School of Humanities and Social Sciences

The School of Humanities and Social Sciences is united by a commitment to academic scholarship and the integration of faith into the learning process, helping you become an informed Christian scholar who is ready to lead and to make an impact on the world as you prepare for a career in humanities or social sciences. Academic programs provide excellent in-class instruction as well as relevant and experiential assignments designed to help you gain the skills and knowledge required for your chosen career.

The Humanities and Social Sciences faculty is dedicated to you as an individual student. Our professors are intelligent scholars and gifted teachers, but they are also mentors who care about helping you grow. You'll take courses in communication, psychology, and social science and will be able to apply what you are learning in the classroom by participating in academic clubs, attending professional and academic conferences, taking advantage of internship opportunities, and by studying abroad.

  • Admission Application

    Apply to CCU's College of Undergraduate Studies and start investing in your future.

  • Preferred Admission

    Qualify for an extra $8,000 scholarship for Colorado residents or $4,000 scholarship for out-of-state residents.