About the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

About the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Your Gateway to a Variety of Careers

The College of Social and Behavioral Sciences is your gateway to a variety of careers and the chance to change the world. In all of our programs, you can explore a dynamic body of knowledge, engage in service and learning, collaborate with faculty and community partners, develop critical thinking skills, and graduate ready to apply your big ideas to real-world needs.

Mission
The College of Social and Behavioral Sciences is a community of diverse learners seeking to understand and transform the social world through inquiry, inspiration, service and innovation.

Core Values

  • Diversity Our uniqueness as individuals and as a collective is an asset and serves as a source of strength.
  • Learning The foundation of knowledge as both a valued end and a means to success.
  • Engagement Passion, involvement, critical thinking and collaboration are nurtured among all learners.
  • Equity The assurance of access, belonging, and opportunity shapes our approach and our actions.
  • Innovation Creativity advances knowledge through research and scholarship for improving lives.
  • Integrity Ethics and honesty guide our curriculum, values, words, and actions.