Social Sciences

Social scientists look at the way individuals interact with each other and the environment. Their laboratory is the world itself, and during Hiram’s bachelor’s degree in social sciences program, students learn to see the world in new ways, uncovering insights only observable to the trained eye.

By focusing on the areas of communication, economics, history, management, political science, psychology and sociology, students will learn the new techniques and knowledge needed in order to investigate the workings and development of society as it is today.

4-Year Undergraduate Degree

About the Program

Program Summary

Students social science degree coursework will explore the complexity of human behavior and the dynamics of societal change, enabling you to manage the bewildering prospects of living peacefully and comfortably in the modern world.

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Career Paths

  • Public Administration
  • Social Services
  • Advertising
  • Management
  • News Media
  • Marketing
Joslyn Marion

JOSLYN MARION ’25 | Integrative Exercise Science Major

All of the resources that Hiram offers for academic success, as well as the professors that are always willing to help you with classwork, are what has helped me as a student.”

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