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Education, Social & Behavioral Sciences

What is Education, Social & Behavior Sciences?

The Education, Social Science Pathway is designed for students interested in exploring human society, social relationships, and their biological contributions as appropriate through the disciplines of anthropology, economics, geography, history, political science, psychology, and sociology. This pathway also provides options for students to apply theory into practice and obtain a credential for graduates to seeking employment in the helping professions as para-educators, early childhood personnel, ASL to English interpreters, library staff, and employment in social service agencies and addiction treatment centers.

Careers Education, Social & Behavior Sciences

Counselor
CDP Counselor
HeadStart/ECEAP teacher
Family services worker
Para-Educator
Library staff
ASL Interpreter
Anthropologist
Psychologist
Historian
Paraprofessional
Economist
Sociologist
Professor

Choosing the Right Map for You

Some of our programs are aimed at getting you ready to go straight into the workforce, while others prepare you for transfer to a four-year university where you can complete a Bachelor’s degree. Be sure to talk to your advisor to make sure the program you choose matches your goals!

Available Programs and Courses

Accounting Area of Study

  • Accounting - AA/DTA/MRP

Addiction Studies Area of Study

  • Addiction Studies - AAS

  • Addiction Studies - Certificate

Anthropology Area of Study

  • Anthropology - AA with Emphasis

Early Childhood Education Area of Study

  • Early Childhood Education - AAS

  • Early Childhood Education - AAS-T

  • Early Childhood Education - Certificate

  • Early Childhood Education: Administration - Certificate

  • Early Childhood Education: Family Child Care - Certificate

  • Early Childhood Education: General - Certificate

  • Early Childhood Education: Infant-Toddler Care - Certiticate

  • State Early Childhood Education - Certificate

Economics Area of Study

  • Economics - AA/DTA/MRP

Education Area of Study

  • General Education Option - AAS

Education Paraprofessional, Special Education Area of Study

  • Education Paraprofessional, Special Education - AAS

  • Early Childhood Education Option - AAS

  • General Education Option - AAS

  • School Library Media Technician Option - AAS

  • Education Paraprofessional, Special Education Certificate

Geography Area of Study

  • Geography - AA

Interpreter Training Area of Study

  • Interpreter Training Program - AAS-T

  • Interpreter Training Program - Certificate

Library and Information Services Area of Study

  • Library and Information Services - AAS

  • Library and Information Services - Certificate

Psychology Area of Study

  • Psychology- AA

Social Services & Gerontology Area of Study

  • Social Services & Gerontology - AAS

Sociology Area of Study

  • Sociology - AA