Social Sciences

UMA’s Social Science program provides students with a curriculum and supports to increase their knowledge and skills in the social sciences. The program offers courses supporting UMA’s General Education requirements and in depth training for social science majors. The program is committed to supporting institution wide research literacy and engaging in applied social science research projects. The program delivers its curriculum using a range of hybrid designs, to students on campuses and at a distance. UMA's Social Science program is an online degree program.

Degree Offered: B.A.


Social Sciences

The social sciences are a diverse set of disciplines, but one feature they hold in common is a commitment to professional association.  In research, teaching, and community action, the disciplines of the social sciences meet across institutions and in spite of physical distance to coordinate with and inform one another.  The following is a list of professional associations of which our program faculty are members and which support the generation of understanding in the social sciences: