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Social science can be defined as the study of society and human behaviors and its influence on the world around us. Social science is all about learning global issues, history and country affairs. Under the programs in social science students can also learn different religions and culture, sociology, political science etc.

Brief about courses under social sciences
Careers after social science degree
Apart from various career options as mentioned above in sub courses, a graduate holder in Social Sciences can become economists, social science professor, historians, lawyers, Political scientists, sociologists etc.

Top universities in US to peruse social science Stanford University in Stanford, California was ranked as the top university in the world for social science. Other university includes University of Chicago in Chicago, Illinois, University of California Berkeley, Cornell University.

USA states with most jobs in the field of social science
  • Arizona
  • Virginia
  • Florida
  • Washington
  • Michigan
  • Iowa

    Growth Outlook According to the U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), a growth rate of 12% on jobs is anticipated in the Social Science field since 2008-2018. Job growth rate expected to rise in the years from 2008-2018. But, within the field of social sciences the employment rate greatly varies depending on the specialty taken.