Bachelor of Science in Social Science
Upper Iowa University

Program Details

The online BS in Social Science degree program from Upper Iowa University is designed to help students understand the broad implications of the various social science disciplines and to utilize that knowledge as a philosophical and theoretical foundation for personal, professional, and/or educational growth. Courses cover topics such as:

  • Human Behavior in the Social Environment
  • Social Gerontology
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Sociological Research Methods


  • Official high school transcript
  • Official GED certificate or score report 
  • Evidence of a passing score on tests recognized by the state such as the High School Equivalency Test (HSET) and the Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC)
  • Official college or university transcript that lists the high school graduation date
  • ACT or SAT scores (if seeking admission as a freshman)

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission