Macricostas School of Arts & Sciences

Social Sciences


At WCSU, the Social Sciences Department offers undergraduate instruction in anthropology, economics, geography, political science, sociology and interdisciplinary social sciences; and awards the B.A. & B.S. degrees in anthropology & sociology, economics, political science, and interdisciplinary social sciences.


Service-learning and community service opportunities in the Social Sciences Department include participation in the Summer Archeology Field School, the Social Sciences Journal student editor-ships, General Assembly Legislative Internships, the Jane Goodall Institute, Roots and Shoots, the Center for Compassion, Creativity and Innovation, the Conflict Resolution Project, and more.  For information on any of the programs and activities, contact Dr. Averell Manes.