B.S. Applied Social Sciences

CSU-Global's accredited online bachelor's degree in applied social sciences is designed to provide you with a practical knowledge in a wide range of interconnected fields. The program consists of 10 three-credit core courses as part of a full 120-credit bachelor's degree. Maximize your transfer credits and take advantage of our alternative credit options to finish faster and for less!

Recommended order of courses for the B.S. in Applied Social Sciences program:

Note: This order of courses is based on the Spring 2017 catalog.  If you started this program prior to the Spring 2017 trimester, you may have a different list of required classes.  Please refer to a previous academic catalog to view your required courses.  You can view your catalog year from your Student Portal by clicking on View Degree Progress

  • ORG300 - Applying Leadership Principles
  • HST300 - U.S. History from 1945 to the Present
  • SOC300 - Working in Modern Society
  • COM305 - Communication in the Global Information Age
  • SOC310 - Race, Gender, and Ethnic Relations in the U.S.
  • ORG303 - Applied Organizational Psychology
  • ECN400 - Managerial Economics
  • SOC460 - Community Development
  • SOC470 - Evaluation of Research and Theory in the Social Sciences
  • SOC480 - Capstone - Applying the Social Sciences (Prerequisite: All core and specialization courses)
  • SOC495* - Applied Social Sciences Practicum *(Optional course)

You can access  copy of the sample syllabus for each of these courses through the booklist. Just click on the course code in the left hand column. For course descriptions, please visit the current academic catalog.