Social Science Department | University of Wisconsin - Stout

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 on campus of providing introductory, advanced, and specialized courses in anthropology, economics, geography, history, political science, sociology, and social work. These courses have contributed to a wide range of programs at UW-Stout, as well as in the General Education in Humanities and Social and Behavioral Sciences of all UW-Stout students. 

Social Science Department provides variety of options for their students. They can have variety of options as academic minors combined with their majors in Applied Social Science.

Programs & Minors

  • B.S. in Applied Social Science
  • Applied Peace Studies Minor
  • Economics Minor
  • Economics Teaching*
  • Geographic Information Systems Minor
  • History Minor
  • History Teaching Minor
  • Sociology Minor
  • International Studies Specialization
  • Preparation for Law Schools

Minors indicated with asterisk (*) are state-approved programs for teacher certification for teaching at the secondary and/or elementary level.