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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Ceramics professor, alumni receive special recognitions

The ceramics concentration of the studio art program at University of Wisconsin-Stout has been in the spotlight this fall.

Creative writing by faculty, staff to be featured Nov. 21

The second annual Faculty and Staff Creative Writing Reading will feature seven writers from University of Wisconsin-Stout.

Faculty-led program to examine history of impeachment

The history of presidential impeachment in the United States will be the subject of a panel discussion featuring faculty from UW-Stout.
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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