Department of Social Sciences


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Social Sciences

UT Tyler Department of Social Sciences

The University of Texas at Tyler

The Department of Social Science is a multidisciplinary department that includes Economics, Criminal Justice, Sociology, Anthropology, Geography, Public Administration. 

The Department of Social Sciences offers the following undergraduate degree programs:

  • Criminal Justice (Bachelors of Science, Minor) 
  • Economics (Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Minor)
  • Social Sciences (Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science) concentrations in Sociology, Anthropology or Geography
    • Sociology, Anthropology, and Geography are also offered as minors

The Department of Social Sciences offers the following graduate degree programs: