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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International Studies Specialization

Combine your coursework at UW-Stout and abroad with practical experience living, studying or working with people of another country or culture.
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CACHSS

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Author to speak Oct. 21 as part of Chippewa Valley Book Festival

An emerging voice in Indian American literature will discuss his acclaimed short story collection at University of Wisconsin-Stout.

NASA experiences elevate three students’ career aspirations

Could careers with NASA be in the future of three University of Wisconsin-Stout students?

National park experience brings student boost of confidence

It was only one week, but University of Wisconsin-Stout student Jessica Kastello expects the memories and the benefits to last a lifetime.
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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