B.A. in Social Sciences

You’re interested in human services-in context.

The Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences focuses on helping students develop their cognitive skills, including critical thinking, creative thinking, problem solving, and decision making. This social services degree in New York is excellent preparation for graduate school programs in psychology, school psychology, counseling, elementary or secondary education, public administration, law, and social work.

Concentrations offered for the B.A. in Social Sciences:

Candidates for this degree must have completed at least 120 credits, 90 of which must be in the liberal arts. The final 30 credits must be taken in graded course work at the University, and no more than 60 of total credits may be awarded from prior learning. Candidates must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 in their area of concentration and a minimum GPA of 2.0 from Adelphi overall.

If you want to earn your social sciences Bachelor’s degree in New York, contact us today.

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Vanessa Vellucci, Social Science Major

“University College has made my goal of being a teacher an arm’s reach away!” says Vanessa Velluci.




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