Department of Social Sciences

Social Sciences

Next Steps

The GWU Department of Social Sciences will equip you with the skills you need to explore a range of concepts within a variety of social science fields including history, geography, politics, sociology, and economics. The department understands the value of developing an awareness of social, political, and historical factors that influence cultures of the world. These skills are crucial for future success in both academic and professional pursuits including law, education, journalism, social work, public services, and more.

Bulldog Profiles

Students and alumni of the Department of Social Sciences share perspectives on the culture of learning and achievement at Gardner-Webb. Click on a profile below to learn more about their stories.