The Social Science Major at Black Hills State University develops a broad-based perspective in the four major areas of Social Science: Political Science, Economics, Sociology, and Geography. The curriculum offers students the opportunity to become familiar with the pertinent theories currently prevalent in each of these areas. The curriculum also provides opportunities for students to become familiar with the concepts guiding research, collection of data, and associated interpretations of materials in the Social Sciences.
Required Core - 36 semester hours
ECON - Elective - 3 semester hours
SOC - Elective - 3 semester hours
Elective in ECON, GEOG, POLS, or SOC - 3 semester hours