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School of Social Science and Global Studies

School of Social Science and Global Studies

Where Essential Investigations Begin

The School of Social Science and Global Studies is dedicated to enriching society by creating life-long learners and providing the critical skills for employment in the 21st century. Our faculty are dedicated teachers and innovative researchers who provide our students with relevant knowledge and the broad perspective necessary to address the social, personal and intellectual challenges of the modern world.

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Our Programs

Our six undergraduate programs in social sciences and world languages offer a broad liberal arts degree with interdisciplinary options, and our four graduate programs offer extensive specialized training in the languages and social sciences.

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2020 Student Awards

Congratulations to all of our award winners this year. You deserve this special recognition due to your diligent efforts and the outstanding work that you have produced. Our students in the School of Social Science and Global Studies make the faculty and staff extremely proud, and we are honored to get to work with such wonderful students in our classes and in our student organizations!

$6 million 

in external funding since 2010

50

academic publications and conference presentations in 2018

23 students 

presented at regional and national conferences in 2017