What can you do with a degree in Social Sciences?
More than 20,000 UVic social sciences graduates have amazing careers all over the world. We'll prepare you for a career in a field you're passionate about. You'll gain the set of skills necessary to be a critical thinker ready to make a positive impact.
We nurture well-rounded thinkers who can assess problems, adapt to change, analyze trends, work in teams and communicate effectively. You'll engage in independent and collaborative learning by taking part in local initiatives, fieldwork and community-based research.—Dr. Catherine Krull, Dean
A degree from the Faculty of Social Sciences will introduce you to a combination of theoretical, data-based and hands-on research to understand and develop solutions to the complex problems that shape the world around us. Our students explore the complex relationships between humans, society and the environment.