Would you like to develop a sound understanding of the society we live in - individuals, families, communities, governments, and cultures - from various perspectives? Then earn your Bachelor of Arts in Social Science (BA/SS) - Applied Behavioral Science degree from Ashford University, and learn a multidisciplinary approach to social sciences where different outlooks are combined and applied to real world issues.
Students have the opportunity to transfer up to 12 approved credits of Applied Behavioral Science coursework to qualify as a concentration in the Social Science degree program. The fundamental understanding of the history and present day structure of the human service environment and administrative practices are supplemented in the Social Science program for a well-rounded degree. Students will be glad to know that they can transfer in approved credits no matter when they took them. So, the credit they've already earned will not go unused. With this program students will graduate from Ashford with a dynamic degree that will enhance your opportunity for promotion within your chosen field.
Applicants to this program must have a High school diploma or GED, be age 22 or older, have work experience, preferably full-time work experience and meet the writing proficiency standards of the College of External Studies.