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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Three students receive major Defense Department scholarships

Three University of Wisconsin-Stout students have received major scholarships for the 2019-20 academic year from the U.S. Department of Defense.

Graphic design program ranked No. 1 among state public universities

The graphic design and interactive media program at University of Wisconsin-Stout has been ranked No. 1 in the state among public universities.

Best of 2018-19: Students, groups earn Wood, leadership, co-op awards

More than 100 students and student groups were recognized recently at University of Wisconsin-Stout’s annual Leadership Awards program.
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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