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Social Studies

at Bemidji State University

Program Details

  • Award: Bachelor of Arts
  • Credits: 120
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified
  • Emphases:
  • Economics, Credits: 21
  • Geography, Credits: 21
  • Political Science, Credits: 21
  • Psychology, Credits: 21
  • Sociology-Anthropology, Credits: 21
  • Broad Field, Credits: 21
  • History, Credits: 21

About this Program

This program gives students a broad background in the social sciences. The program offers specialties in Broad Field, Economics, Geography, History, Political Science, Psychology and Sociology - Anthropology. It is appropriate preparation for careers in civil service, and for professional studies such as law and theology.

Program Locations

  • Bemidji State University 56601

Labor Market Information

  • Sociologists

  • Median wage: $35.75/hour
  • Employment outlook: Below statewide average
  • Political Scientists

  • Median wage: $48.34/hour
  • Employment outlook: Refers to national data. State data is not available.
  • College Political Science Teachers

  • Median wage: $85,927/year-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
  • College Sociology Teachers

  • Median wage: $70,655/year-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Below statewide average
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Bemidji State University
Bemidji State University
1500 Birchmont Drive NE Bemidji, MN 56601 Toll-Free: (877) 236-4354 Local: (218) 755-2040 TTY: (800) 627-3529

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