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Social Science Education, BA

Students who wish to teach social studies in Ohio public high schools can prepare to do so at Wright State University by first earning a Bachelor of Arts in Social Science Education through the College of Liberal Arts. This degree gives the student the expertise in social studies so that they can teach the whole range of socials courses offered in middle and high schools.

With a strong foundation, graduates from Wright State University will enter the job market with a competitive advantage.

The Bachelor of Arts in Social Science Education is a challenging academic program integrating all social science disciplines. Students will take a great deal of history and political science courses, so that they can teach History and American Government classes, but also courses in such disciplines as economics, sociology and geography.

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Full-time Duration: 4 years
Starting in: Fall / Spring
Estimated Total Tuition: $31,414
Location: FairbornOHUnited States

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  • Introduction to Education
  • Early Field Experience I: Introduction to the Education Profession
  • Educational Psychology
  • Early Field Experience II: Introduction to Educational Psychology
  • Individuals with Exceptionalities
  • American History to 1877
  • American History Since 1877

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