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Social Sciences

If you are eager to know how society works and how power structures which surround you are forming, then maybe a degree in Social Sciences is the best choice for you. It’s also an optimal decision if you are planning to start a career in public sector, government, politics or international organization. Given the wide array of possible specializations, degree in Social Sciences gives you an opportunity to choose among very different career paths. For instance, undergraduate degree in Social Sciences is good way to get into Law or Business School in order to boost you future career.

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In the United States, Master’s degree in Social Sciences are not widespread: those who want to pursue an academic career usually choose PhD program (PhD in Political Science, Sociology, Anthropology etc.), which incorporate advanced classes in one or several disciplines during the first two years and intensive thesis writing afterwards. Those who are not interested in academic career usually choose between numerous professional schools, such as business schools, law schools, public policy schools, schools of journalism etc. These degrees are more focused and give students not only academic knowledge, but also useful professional skills.

The situation in Europe is slightly different. It is more typical to get your master’s degree in Political Science or Sociology and then to start a professional career. Master’s degree here does not necessarily mean that you are going to be a scholar, it’s rather a way to deepen your knowledge. 

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                                                              Bachelor Social Sciences programs

                                                              bachelor social-sciences programs
                                                              Description The GWSS major encourages students to view their scholarship through a personal lens. Intellectually...
                                                              Description The students examine the basic questions of International Relations, including how nations struggle...
                                                              Description Mission The mission of the department of the International Relations is to conduct critical...
                                                              Description Studying the social sciences will give you specific knowledge and understanding of society, tools to...
                                                              Description International Relations and Area Studies is a new (established in 2013) undergraduate programme offered...
                                                              Description Psychology is the study of people: how they think, act, react and interact. Psychologists...
                                                              Description The B.S. degree in elementary education is a career-oriented program that prepares students to be...
                                                              Description The School of Politics and International Relations at Kent was among the pioneers in the UK in...
                                                              Description The preservice teacher education program blends early childhood education and early childhood...
                                                              Description The Institute of Archaeology offers a modern and flexible program of academic instruction. Students...

                                                              Master Social Sciences programs

                                                              master social-sciences programs
                                                              At the beginning of the 21st century, the cultural sector was playing an increasingly significant role in public...
                                                              The European Master's in Lifelong Learning: Policy and Management (MA LLL) is one of the EU s flagship Erasmus Mundus...
                                                              The MA programme in sustainable heritage management (SHM) at Aarhus University provides you with the competences...
                                                              MA Global Development is an introduction to the cross-disciplinary field of global development. It provides an...
                                                              The study of anthropology deals with all social and cultural aspects of human relations. Our MSc in Anthropology...
                                                              The masters programme in Techno-Anthropology combines competence in carrying out anthropological studies of...
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                                                              The MA programme in sustainable heritage management (SHM) at Aarhus University provides you with the competences...
                                                              How were Judaism, Christianity and Islam formed? How did these three religions and their interaction shape European...

                                                              Most Popular Social Sciences programs

                                                              most popular social-sciences programs
                                                              At the beginning of the 21st century, the cultural sector was playing an increasingly significant role in public...
                                                              The European Master's in Lifelong Learning: Policy and Management (MA LLL) is one of the EU s flagship Erasmus Mundus...
                                                              Description The GWSS major encourages students to view their scholarship through a personal lens. Intellectually...
                                                              The MA programme in sustainable heritage management (SHM) at Aarhus University provides you with the competences...
                                                              MA Global Development is an introduction to the cross-disciplinary field of global development. It provides an...
                                                              The study of anthropology deals with all social and cultural aspects of human relations. Our MSc in Anthropology...
                                                              The masters programme in Techno-Anthropology combines competence in carrying out anthropological studies of...
                                                              We eat Italian pizza and drink Belgian beer. We drive German cars and listen to Swedish pop music. We read English...
                                                              Advertisement The Psychological Research Methods (PRM) course provides broad training in the fundamentals of...
                                                              The MA programme in sustainable heritage management (SHM) at Aarhus University provides you with the competences...

                                                              PhD Social Sciences programs

                                                              phd social-sciences programs
                                                              Description Advertisement The EdD programme, which carries the same status as a PhD, is designed for ambitious,...
                                                              Description Advertisement The Doctor of Educational Psychology (DEdPsy) is a research degree accredited by the...
                                                              The Yale Baltic Studies Program is an interdisciplinary forum for the study of the Baltic Sea region, with an emphasis...
                                                              The aim of our graduate program is to further interest, knowledge, and scholarship relating to Russia, Slavic Central...
                                                              Description Advertisement PhD work centres on research leading to a dissertation. With the support of personal...
                                                              Description The University of Minnesota, founded in the belief that all people are enriched by understanding, is...
                                                              Description Advertisement The PhD in Curriculum and Instruction is for professional practitioners in education,...
                                                              Description Advertisement This programme provides an alternative route to a traditional PhD for students who...
                                                              Description Advertisement Our Doctorate in Education programme attracts high achieving participants interested...
                                                              The DPhil in Sociology is a full-time, three year doctoral programme for students who would like to undertake original...