Statement of Purpose

The Department of Social Sciences assists students in developing an ability to acquire data, understand relationships, process information, draw conclusions, and critically evaluate issues related to the society and culture of the United States and the world at large. To achieve these aims, the Department offers courses that support the College’s various associate and baccalaureate programs. These courses include offerings in anthropology, criminal justice, geography, history, political science, philosophy, psychology, and sociology.

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