Filter
Bachelor's Degrees

Compare 283 Bachelor Programs in Social Sciences

A Bachelor's degree is a degree awarded by universities and colleges. In order to earn a bachelor's degree, you must complete the necessary courses that may last three to seven years depending on your institution of enrollment.

Social sciences help students to better understand the interactions and systems within human society. Topics covered may include how communities and populations form governments, make laws, develop economic systems, or how individuals make decisions.

Contact Schools Directly - Compare 283 Bachelor's Programs in Social Sciences 2019

Read More Read Less
Other options within this field of study:

283 Results in Social Sciences

The University of Law Undergraduate Programmes

Our LLB (Hons) Law with Government and Politics with Foundation Year is a Qualifying Law degree studied over four years. The first year is a Foundation year, which focuse ... [+]

LLB (Hons) Law with Government and Politics with Foundation Year

Our LLB (Hons) Law with Government and Politics with Foundation Year is a Qualifying Law degree studied over four years. The first year is a Foundation year, which focuses on developing an understanding of the legal sector and the key skills required to undertake the LLB (Hons) Law with Government and Politics Degree. The subsequent three years then follow our Full-time LLB Law with Government and Politics course.

Course Requirements Applicants who possess 48 UCAS Points from a maximum of 3 A Levels or equivalent qualifications, plus GCSE English Language at Grade C/4, will receive an offer following a successful intervi... [-]
United Kingdom London Leeds
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Cornerstone Institute

This programme enables graduates to work in a wide variety of community development projects (e.g. government, NGO, churches). We aim to produce community workers who app ... [+]

Registration Certificate No 2001/HE08/006; NQF 7; SAQA ID: 57225. (376 CREDITS)

This programme enables graduates to work in a wide variety of community development projects (e.g. government, NGO, churches). We aim to produce community workers who approach their task from deep Christian convictions and acquire the sociological knowledge, tools and skills that development studies can provide.

Admission Requirements National Senior Certificate (NSC) with a bachelor’s pass or equivalent; A Matriculation Certificate (with university exemption) or equivalent; A Higher Certificate or an Advanced Certificate or Diploma in a cognate field. Alternative Admission Requirements A National Senior Certificate or National Certificate Vocational with a diploma pass (or equivalent) combined with the results of the NBT; Mature age of 23 and over during the first year of studies and a National Senior Certificate (or equivalent); The conditions of the Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) Policy for Access and the results of the NBT are determining factors for admission. Contact the admissions office regarding RPL; Mature age of 45 years can be admitted, determined by the RPL conditions and the results of the NBT. Time Commitment Minimum three years; Maximum six years part-time; On campus and online; January and July intakes. ... [-]
South Africa Cape Town
July 2019
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 6 years
Campus
Online
University of Hradec Králové, Faculty of Education

Social Pathology and Prevention is a bachelor degree study field in the frame of study programme Specialization in Pedagogy, organized in the full-time form of study. ... [+]

Social Pathology and Prevention is a bachelor degree study field in the frame of study programme Specialization in Pedagogy, organized in the full-time form of study.

Profile of graduates and their prospective employment:

This study programme focuses on issues of social pathology, prevention, and treatment of high-risk behavior. Graduates are provided with a comprehensive understanding of socio-pathological phenomena issues, their prevention, and treatment from the perspective of pedagogy, psychology, sociology, law, and others. The courses also prepare the attendants for implementation of research studies in the fields of social pathology and prevention, and organizational and educational work with adults, too. Graduates are ready for the following kinds of career:... [-]

Czech Republic Hradec Kralove
September 2019
Full-time
6 semesters
Campus
The British University in Egypt

The programme aims to provide students with the opportunity to gain an appreciation of national and international perspectives on many aspects of professional life; which ... [+]

About

The programme aims to provide students with the opportunity to gain an appreciation of national and international perspectives on many aspects of professional life; which in turn can facilitate graduate career paths in various fields, like the diplomatic service, journalism, academia, law, and non-governmental development organisations. This includes awareness of regional politics, cultural sensitivity, exposure to international politics, and familiarity with legal and economic frameworks.

Distinctive features of the programme

The BUE delivers programmes based on a British philosophy of education. This results in programmes that are very much focused on the student rather than those who deliver the material. Graduates from UK programmes typically exhibit:... [-]

Egypt Cairo
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Bratislava International School Of Liberal Arts

All of our students graduate with a degree in Political Science, with concentrations in either International Relations, Central European Studies, or Political Thought. BI ... [+]

Key facts

Study Program: Liberal Arts

Study Field: Political Science

Granted Academic Title: BA (Bahcelor)

Location: Bratislava, Slovakia

Mode of study: Full-time

Duration: 3 years full-time

All of our students graduate with a degree in Political Science, with concentrations in either International Relations, Central European Studies, or Political Thought. BISLA is also flexible in providing directed studies for students with specific interests and offers a range of extracurricular non-credited courses free of charge (e.g. foreign languages, presentation and argumentation skills, etc.)

Form of Study

We emphasize frequent, conscientious contact between students and teachers as well as weekly writing assignments, all while reading scholarly literature and the classics of political philosophy like Plato, Hobbes, Locke, Marx, and Arendt.... [-]

Slovakia Bratislava
September 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
George Mason University - Undergraduate Programs

The Bachelor of Arts in Government and International Politics degree program at George Mason University's Schar School of Policy and Government is ideal for students who ... [+]

Major in Government and International Politics

The Bachelor of Arts in Government and International Politics degree program at George Mason University's Schar School of Policy and Government is ideal for students who are interested in a career path in political analysis, international relations, public service, law, campaigns, or research. As a student in the program, you will learn to critically examine political issues, prominent actors, and processes in government, foreign policy, and international affairs. As governments and politics around the world respond to the rapid advancement of technology, this degree program equips students to face new challenges boldly and effectively.

... [-]
USA Fairfax Washington
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Ritsumeikan University

Joint degree programs are collaborative degrees offered by two different universities with educational and student support systems designed to develop graduates whose ski ... [+]

In April 2018, on its 30th anniversary, the College of International Relations established a joint degree program with the School of International Service, American University (AU). Being the first joint degree undergraduate program between the US and Japan, this program puts great emphasis upon the significance of learning about both the Western and non-Western perspectives of approaching international studies in a global sense. It will cultivate globally minded leaders who can take active roles on the international stage.

Program overview:

Joint degree programs are collaborative degrees offered by two different universities with educational and student support systems designed to develop graduates whose skills and knowledge are in demand. This new and exciting program offers students a chance to fully immerse themselves in the cultures and learning environments of Japan and the US, RU and AU. While sharing the content of the GS course at RU and the IR course at AU, students will also take cohort classes together with AU home students at both RU and AU.... [-]

Japan Kyoto USA Washington
April 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Bar-Ilan University

If you are a news buff and the media news coverage is just not enough; if you find historical and political processes riveting; if you wish to understand how the differen ... [+]

Double Major with Communication! About

The Department of Political Science at Bar-Ilan University is considered one of the best in Israel. It has acquired international reputation in its field, due to its top-rated faculty, extensive courses, and the above-average academic level of its students and graduates.

The faculty includes world-leading researchers and experienced professors, some of whom prominent media figures, who have decided to contribute their knowledge and experience to cultivate and educate the future generation of the political community.

The Department operates several leading research institutes, among which are: The Center for Local Government – serving position holders in all branches of local government; the Begin-Sadat (BESA) Center for Strategic Studies – one of the most influential institutions in all matters regarding foreign affairs and national security; the Argov Center for the Study of Israel and the Jewish People; the Program for Conflict Management and Negotiations Studies, and more.... [-]

Israel Ramat Gan
October 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
University of Southern Indiana

The University of Southern Indiana takes a hands-on approach to political science. Our bachelor's degree in political science gets you out of the classroom and into the w ... [+]

Get strong workforce experience with a political science degree.

The University of Southern Indiana takes a hands-on approach to political science. Our bachelor's degree in political science gets you out of the classroom and into the workplace, where you can get involved in the political process and see political science concepts in action.

As a political science major, you'll have opportunities to gain direct experience in the Indiana legislature or legal system, strengthening your candidacy for jobs and graduate school placements, including law school. In addition, U.S.I.'s political science degree puts special emphasis on skills that are highly valued by today's employers, including:... [-]

USA Evansville
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
University of Wroclaw - Faculty of Historical and Pedagogical Sciences

The undergraduate program aims at equipping students with both theoretical knowledge about the past and origins of European cultures and conceptual tools to analyze cultu ... [+]

European Cultures

The undergraduate program aims at equipping students with both theoretical knowledge about the past and origins of European cultures and conceptual tools to analyze cultural phenomena of nowadays societies.

Flexibly organized set of courses (only a few are obligatory, most of them elective by students) may present in a synthetic picture of the cultural diversity of the Continent. Students will learn consequences caused by cultural phenomena for past and contemporary social life in Europe. Consequences, which were and are visible in various sphere of life: starting with everyday life, through economy, psychological background of social movements, up to political and administrative systems. Lectures focus on universal laws and manifestations of cultural life of human societies but with a clear emphasis on specific elements of European past and present-day situation.... [-]

Poland Wrocław
October 2019
Full-time
Campus
Monmouth College

Students majoring in Psychology will learn to understand the biological, developmental, and social determinants of human and animal behavior. Our program will provide you ... [+]

Students majoring in Psychology will learn to understand the biological, developmental, and social determinants of human and animal behavior.

Our program will provide you with the tools necessary to succeed in your future career by providing intellectual and practical engagement through internships, participation in conferences, travel, and research opportunities. The Psychology major requires a total of 9.5 courses. Courses are divided into three categories: Required Courses, Foundational Courses, and Advanced Courses.

The Monmouth College Psychology program provides students with three extensive areas of experience:

Hands-on Laboratory Experience — Students will complete research methods and advanced laboratory classes, and majors are required to complete independent research projects.... [-]

USA Monmouth
August 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Université de Hearst

You are interested in several disciplines? You want to understand the environment that is yours and that connects you to the rest of the world? This bachelor's degree off ... [+]

You are interested in several disciplines? You want to understand the environment that is yours and that connects you to the rest of the world? This bachelor's degree offers you a training focused on interdisciplinarity in social sciences and humanities. It will help make you a versatile, mobile and open-minded person, a sought-after qualities in the job market of a rapidly changing world.

Student Profile

Show curiosity about the complexity of human and social interactions. To seek to know and understand the origin and influence of current human and social issues. Have a general culture and want to expand it. Present openness and a critical sense.

Program Overview

The Bachelor's degree in Human and Social Issues Studies presents an original and engaging formula. It will open to interdisciplinary dimensions to interpret and understand the origin and evolution of the human and social issues in the broad sense. The courses in this program are divided into three parts: ideas, methods and deepening. Inspired by the legacy of the humanities, human behavior and social phenomena will be approached from a geographical, historical, literary, psychological and sociological perspective. In addition, you will receive a solid scientific background allowing you to conduct research projects as well as to analyze and exploit data of all kinds with a critical eye. Imprinted or imprinted with general knowledge and concrete learning, you will finally lead an in-depth reflection on a question of your choice during the fourth year of the program.... [-]

Canada Hearst
September 2019
Full-time
3 - 4 years
Campus
Goodwin College

Do people reach out to you for help? Do your friends come to you do discuss their problems? That’s probably because you are a caring and compassionate person who is willi ... [+]

Human Services: A Career With Meaning

Do people reach out to you for help? Do your friends come to you do discuss their problems? That’s probably because you are a caring and compassionate person who is willing to listen and help, the type of person who will thrive in the Human Services field. Your compassion, commitment, and caring are needed in today’s rapidly growing Human Services field.

Build A Career Changing Lives

As a Human Services professional, you will use training in counseling, case management, interviewing, intake, assessment, psychology, sociology, human development, and other related areas to assist the people you serve to overcome life’s challenges. You will also receive specialized training in areas specific to your career goals such as drug and alcohol abuse, crisis prevention and intervention, youth development, disability studies, and gerontology (serving people who are elderly), among many others. People face a host of challenges and barriers in their lives, and they need the help of skilled Human Services professionals like you.... [-]

USA East Hartford
Open Enrollment
Full-time
6 - 9 semesters
Campus
Ohio Wesleyan University

Majoring in psychology opens the door to a world of possibilities, and OWU psychology alumni are doing vital work in many fields across the country. Psychology majors col ... [+]

Bachelor in Psychology

Majoring in psychology opens the door to a world of possibilities, and OWU psychology alumni are doing vital work in many fields across the country. Psychology majors collect and analyze data and learn to communicate the observed trends. Many also engage in unique projects with professors.

About the Major

As a Psychology major at OWU, you'll study a broad range of topics:

from the social and intellectual development of the person to the prevention and treatment of psychological disorders, from operant and Pavlovian analyses of behavior to models of human thought processes, from the analysis of brain circuits to the mechanisms of long-term memory, from the behaviors of persons in isolation to group behavior in organizations, from the biological bases of visual perception to the therapeutic means of treating people with schizophrenia. ... [-]
USA Delaware
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Southwestern Oklahoma State University

Psychology is one of the most popular undergraduate degrees in the world. This is understandable since a psychology degree offers students opportunities for personal grow ... [+]

Earn Your Psychology Degree at SWOSU

Psychology is one of the most popular undergraduate degrees in the world. This is understandable since a psychology degree offers students opportunities for personal growth while opening doors to a number of interesting and challenging careers. In addition, this field gives students the chance to tailor their educational experiences and degree programs to focus on specific areas that appeal to specific interests. Psychology students learn about human and animal behavior as well as their mental processes.

Apply Now Degrees Offered

SWOSU's Psychology Department offers one undergraduate major, six undergraduate minors, four masters level graduate programs and one special program for LPC curriculum. These programs include:... [-]

USA Weatherford
September 2019
Campus