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This page contains links to the two paths for an undergraduate degree in Social Sciences, the Bachelor of Arts and the Bachelor of Science. Social Sciences department, University of Houston-Downtown

Degrees in Social Sciences

Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science Degrees in Social Sciences The B.A. and B.S. degrees in Social Science provide students with a strong foundation in critical thinking, analytical skills and writing. In addition to these marketable skills, students majoring in Social Sciences will gain knowledge of social science theory, research methods, culture, foreign language and writing within the social sciences. Both the B.A. and B.S. Social Science degrees offer focus through the selection of courses in one social science discipline: history, political science, psychology, or sociology.


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Degree Coordinator

Joanna Kaftan, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Sociology N-1060
(713) 221-8299

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