Creative Writing/English

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Bachelor’s Degree in Social Sciences

Take classes on campus or entirely online

Learn to see the world through a different light. This program can teach you to examine the ways people interact with each other and their environments to better understand the complexity of human behavior and the dynamics of societal change.

Coursework covers the disciplines of economics, history, management, political science, psychology and sociology to help you learn the skills you need to investigate the development and workings of modern society. As a student in this program, you can choose between concentrations in business communication or applied psychology.

This program is offered through both on-campus and online classes to appeal to students with different scheduling needs.

Career outlook

As a graduate of this program, you can be ready to work in various positions in areas including:

  • Public administration
  • Social services
  • Advertising
  • News media
  • Human resources
  • Marketing
  • Sales

Learn more about coursework here.

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Ancient World but Modern Lessons: A Talk About Race Before Whiteness in Ancient Greece and Rome
While we tend to view race as a universal idea, it’s actually a modern concept shaped over time, based on historical context and circumstances. A...
From Curlers to Chainsaws
Hiram writers to read their essays about women and their machines A Singer sewing machine, prosthetic limb, chainsaw, curling iron and several other gadgets reveal...
Poetry with purpose
Hiram College English professor reflects on humans’ impact in new poetry collection, ‘Local Extinctions’ Most people have heard of plant and animal species going extinct...
Student writers to be recognized at ‘An Evening of Hiram Writers’ on April 5
Hiram College will celebrate and honor its student writers at An Evening of Hiram Writers at 7 p.m. on April 5 in the Alumni Heritage...
Senior Paul Dickerson is Literary Contest Finalist
Senior Paul Dickerson joined the ranks of other past creative writing majors, and was a fiction finalist at the 56th Annual Lex Allen Literary Festival...
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  • Jeff Swenson,
    Department Chair and Associate Professor
  • 330.569.5328
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