Bachelor of Arts in Social Science
California State University-Chico

Program Details

California State University-Chico offers a B.A. in Social Science. If you are interested in the interwoven relationships between individuals and groups with society, this program might be a good fit for you. The curriculum provides a broad overview of human behavior that can be applicable for a variety of educational goals. 

There are two tracks of coursework to choose from: Multidisciplinary Studies or Specialization Studies. 

  • Multidisciplinary Studies provides an opportunity to explore current events, acquire geographic literacy, and be prepared for teaching the social sciences.
  • The Specialization Studies option allows you to deep dive into an area of concentration. 

This program offers a solid foundation for those who want to pursue social studies at the advanced level, e.g., taking the CSET exam or pursuing an advanced degree.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

California State University-Chico is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Associate Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)

Restricted States

Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oregon, Utah, Wyoming