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Social Sciences Related Majors

The social sciences field of study contains over 13 majors within it.

Social Sciences Majors to Study

Explore reports on the most popular majors the social sciences field of study has to offer.

Major Annual Degrees Awarded
Political Science & Government 49,282
Economics 49,055
Sociology 38,475
General Social Sciences 18,997
International Relations & National Security 14,306
Anthropology 11,415
Criminology 11,039
Geography & Cartography 8,526
Other Social Sciences 2,414
Urban Studies 1,507
Sociology & Anthropology 541
Archeology 339
Demography & Population Studies 88

Other Social Sciences Fields of Study

The Social Sciences field contains 7 major program areas within it.

Major Annual Degrees Awarded
Education 327,871
Psychology 195,678
Communication & Journalism 120,571
Family, Consumer & Human Sciences 55,820
History 32,731
Area, Ethnic, Culture, & Gender Studies 16,243
Library Science 6,538

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