Your Career Forecast

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For all social sciences students to achieve excellence!

Want a Great Job? A Social Science Degree Is Your Ticket!

A social science degree is a great springboard to a fulfilling career in a field you love!

Here are some neat career facts:

  • If you have a bachelor's degree, you will earn approximately $500,000 more in your career than if you had only a high school degree.
  • Most employers agree skills such as good communication, critical thinking and problem-solving—skills provided by social science degrees—are more important than the “right major.”
  • The Bay Area is experiencing huge job growth in careers ideal for social science students—and there are lots of jobs out there!

Read more about the Social Sciences career forecast.

Explore the resources at the SJSU Career Center