School of Social Sciences

The School of Social Sciences houses the following departments and programs:
  • Anthropology
  • Counseling
  • Criminology and Criminal Justice Studies
  • Environmental Studies and Planning
  • Geography
  • Gerontology
  • Global Studies
  • History
  • Human Development
  • Liberal Studies Ukiah Program
  • Linguistics
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Women's and Gender Studies

Points of Pride:

• Houses the Archeological Studies Center, whose staff and interns undertake almost $2 million in annual contracts for their work throughout the state

• The Environmental Technology Center uses 50 percent less energy than similar buildings and is used as a teaching tool for Environmental Studies and Planning (ENSP) students

• Center for Sustainable Communities works with public agencies to integrate Green practices into municipal planning