Social Science

What can you do with an Associate Degree in Social Science?  A whole lot!  There are many career paths you can take after earning your degree because the study of social science provides students with a foundation is skills employers most value in their employees.

In the West Hills College Coalinga Social Science program, students will focus on interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills, critical and analytical thinking, organizational skills, and practice problem solving.

The West Hills College Coalinga Social Science program is designed to provide students planning to transfer to a 4-year university the opportunity to achieve an associate degree with specialization of the student’s choice. The program provides introductory lower- division work in the Social Sciences.

The major is made up of 24 units in the fields of Economics, Geography, History, Political Science, Psychology, and Sociology. The program prepares students to be enlightened citizens equipped with the broad cultural background essential to studies in the fields of education, philosophy, literature, law, government, journalism, public service, and business; all of which today demand a grasp of vital domestic and foreign concerns.

Are you ready to start studying social science?  Apply now and start today!

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Degree Options

What can you do with an Associate Degree in Social Science?  A whole lot!  There are many career paths you can take after earning your degree because the study of social science provides students with a foundation is skills employers most value in their employees.  West Hills College Coalinga offers an Associate of Arts degree in Social Science.

Careers You Could Have

You already know you have the seeds of success within you. West Hills can help you grow them into a rewarding career. Are you ready to take the next step?
  • Teacher
  • Social Worker
  • Counselor
  • Lawyer or Judicial Worker
  • Education Administrator
  • Human Resource Manager
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Office Manager

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