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BA in Social Sciences Degree Program

Prepare for a career in human services with our bachelor’s degree.

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 for the BA in Social Sciences

Psychology and Human Services Professions

This track prepares students for advanced degrees in the human services professions. It provides excellent academic preparation for graduate programs or careers in psychology, social work, and the social sciences.
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Social Cultural Studies

This program provides a broad and thorough preparation for application to advanced degrees in sociology, education, and law.
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Online BA in Social Science

The online format gives professionals from across the country the opportunity to complete the degree from any location.

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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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For further information, please contact:

College of Professional and Continuing Studies
p – 516.877.3412
e – cpcs@adelphi.edu

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