Departments and Programs

The College of Social Sciences prepares students for impactful careers in fields such as business, government, communication, and law, while empowering them as democratic participants in a rapidly changing world. Emphasizing the contributions of the many cultures that call Silicon Valley home, the 12 departments focus on personal interaction between students and faculty members, as well as service to the community.

Programs and Certificates

Our programs provide foundations for careers in business, government and nonprofit organizations, prepare students for graduate and doctoral programs and empower them as democratic participants. To view programs by department, visit here. To view certificates by department, visit here.