Broad Field Social Studies
DEPARTMENT: Social Inquiry Department
The Broad Field Social Studies Major is ideal for students interested in teaching social studies at the high school or middle school level.
You'll study anthropology, economics, geography, history, political science, psychology and sociology and complete an area of concentration in history or political science. Individuals interested in teaching must also complete a set of professional courses in Teacher Education.
Completion of the Broad Field Social Studies Major provides students the depth of content knowledge necessary to teach middle school social studies, high school classes within their area of concentration, as well as inter-disciplinary high school classes such as civics and world cultures.
* Are programs where you can also earn certification to teach at the K-12, elementary or middle/high school levels.