Earn your Bachelor of Arts in Social Science degree online from Ashford University, and develop a sound understanding of the society we live in – individuals, families, communities, governments, and cultures – from various perspectives.

Take a multidisciplinary approach to social sciences, where different outlooks are applied to real-world issues.

  • Evaluate fundamental social science concepts
  • Integrate knowledge from the social sciences to examine a variety of perspectives about contemporary issues
  • Evaluate the importance and influence of diversity within and among cultures and societies
  • Communicate theoretical perspectives, findings, and interpretations of contemporary issues in the social sciences
  • Analyze contemporary issues in the social sciences using critical thinking and ethical reasoning skills
  • Apply qualitative and quantitative research methods to explain and analyze issues of global and contemporary significance


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