Program Overview

New York University - School of Continuing and Professional Studies (NYU-SCPS) offers an online Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences. The Social Sciences program provides students with an essential liberal arts education that includes aspects of writing, critical thinking, and analytical skills.

A liberal arts education can be used immediately when entering the competitive job market or as the foundation for further educational aspirations. The broad interdisciplinary curriculum is comprised of 128-130 credit hours covering topics of study in several concentrations. Students can choose a concentration to best suit current and potential career goals.

Courses introduce students to the basic concepts, theories, and methods that are intrinsic to the chosen area of concentration. Social studies provides students with a solid foundation of literature, psychology, sociology, economics and more.

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    Degree Level: Bachelor

    Delivery Format: 100% Online

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    Accreditation & Licensing

    Middle States Commission on Higher Education

    School Overview

    Secretary of the Treasury for both Presidents Thomas Jefferson and James Madison, Albert Gallatin had a vision to establish an educational center in New York City. In 1831, New York University was founded and first educated 158 students. Today, the private, not-for-profit University incorporates 18 schools and colleges at various locations in Manhattan, in addition to satellite campuses in Africa, Asia, Europe and South America. Students from across the United States and from more than 130 foreign countries attend New York University.

    New York houses online opportunities for students through the New York University School of Continuing and Professional Studies. Founded in 1934, NYU-SCPS offers undergraduate, graduate, and noncredit programs for career-driven students. Students can choose from graduate degree and certificate programs.


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