Social Science Department

Our department provides introductory, advanced, and specialized courses in anthropology, economics, geography, history, political science, sociology, and social work.
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The Social Science Department has a long history at UW-Stout of providing introductory, advanced, and specialized courses in anthropology, economics, geography, history, political science, sociology, and social work. These courses contribute to a wide range of programs, as well as in the General Education in Humanities and Social and Behavioral Sciences of all our students. 

The Social Science Department provides you with a variety of academic minors, combined with your major in Applied Social Science.

Our Programs

B.S. Applied Social Science

Combine your interests in history, economics and sociology to gain critical thinking, problem-solving, and communication skills.
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Doing for a day: Teach Day gives high school students a glimpse of possible career path

High school students who attended Teach Day at UW-Stout learned quickly that the teaching profession, like the university’s other majors, is about doing.
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Arts and humanities events scheduled at UW-Stout this spring

Community events include theater, concerts, art exhibits and more; coincide with Destination Weekend, Spring Showcase
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PHOTO ESSAY: Stirring the Senses

Discover what Psychology students do in our Perceptions class.
I found a home in the Applied Social Science program. The faculty truly care for their students.
Elle Alvarez B.S. Applied Social Science
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