The interdisciplinary studies - social science student wants to understand how human behavior human interaction, and past events and achievements continually change the human being as a unit and as a group. Popular social science majors include sociology, philosophy, political science, anthropology and history.

 

 

 

 

 

Related Major Skills

 

Communicating in logical manner Self-discipline Debating skills
Curiosity Theory development Close, extensive reading
Open-mindedness Work independently Objectivity
Problem solving Oratory skills Deductive reasoning

 

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Sample Career Titles

 

Resolve conflicts Counseling

 

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Sample Work Settings

 

Architectural and Surveying Firms Light and Power Companies Banks
Museums Construction Companies Nature Parks and Recreation Centers
City and County Planning Non-Profit Organizations Departments
Planning Corporations Consulting Firms Private Developers
Educational Institutions Public and Private Foundations Government Agencies
Public School Systems Large Corporations Research Firms and Institutes
Zoo or Aquariums

 

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FAU Student Organizations

 

  • Be Aware
  • Share and Act for Peace
  • Debate Team
  • Global Health Interest Group
  • Mock Trial Club
  • Pre-Law Society
  • RCP Movement
  • The Undergraduate Law Journal of FAU

 

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Professional Associations

 

 

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Job and Internship Links

 

 

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Where to Learn More

 

General Occupational Information

 

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Career Planning Websites

 

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Sample Library Resources

These Resources can be found at the CDC Career Resource Library and/or FAU's Wimberley Library.

  • Careers for Caring People
  • Careers for Culture Lovers
  • Careers for Good Samaritans
  • Careers for Environmental Types
  • Careers for Nature Lovers
  • Careers in Social & Rehabilitation Services
  • The College Board Book of Majors
  • College Majors & Careers
  • Good Works: A Guide to Careers in Social Change
  • National Directory of Children, Youth, and Family Services
  • Opportunities in Paralegal Careers
  • Opportunities in Social Science Careers
  • Professional Careers Sourcebook
  • Public & Community Services
  • Finding a Great Hob in the Federal Government
  • Resumes for Social Service Careers
  • The Official Museum Directory

 

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Informational Sample Websites

 

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