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Humanities & Social Sciences

A general studies degree combines the study of the arts, the sciences, and the humanities;

A general studies degree with an emphasis in humanities degree will train you to communicate clearly, think critically and make reasoned choices.  A humanities focus emphasizes the need for human interaction and social skills, overall empathy, strong writing, ability to analyze, and working with diverse peoples, provide advantages over many other majors. 

A Bachelor’s degree in social sciences  will provide you with a strong liberal arts education base and skills such as writing, critical thinking, problem-solving, and analytical skills that prepare students for further study at the graduate level or career advancement. You will gain a broad perspective of a variety of social science topics including history, culture, psychology, and sociology. These courses introduce the basic concepts, theories, and methods that are critical to each field of study through a multidisciplinary approach that will prepare you for a variety of job fields.

Career options with a General Studies Degree

GSH Career Options