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[pdf].