Social Sciences

Your curiousity towards multiple fields across the social science disciplines and preference for an interdisciplinary approach to your undergraduate studies may qualify you for the Bachelor of Science in Social Sciences. This program allows you to build a major that concentrates in and combines courses from Africana studies, anthropology, economics, history, Jewish studies, legal studies, political science, psychology, religious studies, sociology, urban studies, and gender, sexuality, and women's studies.

Also available is a pre-education option for those interested in preparing for a teaching career.

Social Sciences (BA)

As a social sciences major, you have the opportunity to enroll in one of two available tracks and take a multidisciplinary approach to your studies by pairing coursework from various social sciences departments.

Degree Offered: BA
Credits: 120
Time to Complete: 2 to 4 years
Format: On campus with select courses offered online
Location: Pittsburgh
Internship Required: No, but encouraged
Major Tracks: Standard (Multidisciplinary); Pre-Education (Social Studies)