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The School of Social Sciences & Behavioral Studies

Mission Statement


The School of Social Sciences and Behavioral Studies provides undergraduate study to students in five areas:   Education, Health and Physical Education/Health Science, History/Political Science, Psychology, Sociology/Anthropology.  Under the rubric of the School of Social Sciences and Behavioral Studies falls the non-traditional graduate Masters of Human Services Program.  This School is divided into two categories as the names imply.  The departments in the Social Science component are History, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology and Anthropology.  The departments in the Behavioral Studies category include Education, Health and Physical Education and Health Science.

 
Each individual Department educates and trains students to become leaders in Education (Early Childhood Education, Secondary Education – Biology, Spanish, French, Mathematics, English, Health and Physical Education (K-12), Music (K-12) and Social Studies/History), Health and Physical Education and Health Science, History (History, History Education/Social Studies Teacher Certification), Political Science, Psychology (Clinical Counseling, Bio-Psychosocial Health, Organizational Psychology) and Sociology (Sociology, Human Services, Criminal Justice) and Anthropology.  The curriculum for the aforementioned units in the School of Social Sciences and Behavioral Studies is grounded in the liberal arts tradition balanced by field experiences which stress active research and problem solving skills that enhance the students’ knowledge base in the real world of Social Sciences and Behavioral Studies.



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1570 Baltimore Pike, P.O. Box 179, Lincoln University, PA 19352 \
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