Department of Social Sciences

Department of Social Sciences

Overview
6 different majors in degree, diploma and certificate programs, the Northern Port University Department of Applied Arts prepares its graduating students for the ongoing changes and developments in the field of Social Sciences.

As one of the most highly regarded social science Departments, Northern Port University Department of Social Sciences offers a wide range of renowned majors like Economics and exclusive majors like English, Mass communication, History, Sociology and Journalism.

Scope
At Northern Port University, the social science courses offer students an advanced learning experience that stands up to those available in a campus-based setting. Students are expected to participate in viewing online presentations and, take quizzes and examinations on a web-based platform while giving students the flexibility to complete their coursework well at their own pace.

The Department keeps in mind that the jobs pursued by students of the social science degree include research positions, administrators and counseling positions. With the general employment that is expected to grow fast for occupations in this field, due to the economy, which is now picking up and creating more jobs within the Federal Government. The industry for this field offers lucrative career opportunities with an ever growing demand for new graduates in the industry.

Offering lucrative career opportunities, this Department satisfies an ever growing demand for new graduates in the industry. To help our current and potential students, we allow them to select their major after their admission as well. However, if you are interested in a particular major, you may select it from the list given on the right side.

Majors

  • Economics
Exclusive Majors

  • English
  • Mass communication
  • History
  • Sociology
  • Journalism


Programs offered under Social Sciences

Degree Programs
Undergraduate
  • Associate Degree (AA)
  • Associate-to-Bachelor's Degree (BA)
  • High School Diploma-to-Bachelor's Degree (BA)
Graduate
  • Masters Degree (MA)
  • Doctorate Degree (DSSs)
  • Doctorate Degree (PhD)


Diploma Programs
Undergraduate
  • Undergraduate Diploma in Social Sciences
Graduate
  • Graduate Diploma in Social Sciences


Certificate Programs
Undergraduate
  • Course Certificate in Social Sciences
  • Undergraduate Course Certificate in Social Sciences
Graduate
  • Graduate Certificate in Social Sciences
  • Graduate Course Certificate in Social Sciences
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Credit Transfer

If you have already studied some courses of university degree and have its transcript, we will accept the credit hours of those courses and reduce the equivalent from your program. So you won't have to study that course again. This will reduce both your tuition and time required to complete your education. Read more

   

Prior Learning
 
You can get credits for your prior learning. If you have strong command in some courses (through your work experience, prior knowledge or trainings, etc.) you can get their credits! So you won't have to study that course and both your tuition and time required will be reduced.