Social Science
Graduate Degrees

There are a wide variety of graduate degrees offered by the College of Social Science at
Michigan State University. Below is a partial list, but detailed information can be found on the
web sites of the corresponding departments and schools.
 

Master of Arts degrees are offered in:

  • Anthropology
  • Interdisciplinary Studies in Social Science: Global Applications
  • Professional Applications in Anthropology
  • Economics
  • Family Community Services
  • Geography
  • History
  • History - Secondary School Teaching
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Psychology - Program Evaluation
  • Sociology
  • Youth Development
     

You may also earn a:

  • Master of Labor Relations & Human Resources
  • Master of Public Policy
     

Or a Master of Science in:

  • Child Development
  • Criminal Justice
  • Forensic Science
  • Geographic Information Science
  • Human Development and Family Studies
     

A Master of Social Work in:

  • Clinical Social Work
  • Organizational & Community Practice
     

As well as a Master of Urban & Regional Planning
 

Doctor of Philosophy programs are offered in:

  • Anthropology
  • Child Development
  • Criminal Justice
  • Couple and Family Therapy
  • Economics
  • Geography
  • History
  • Human Development and Family Diversity
  • Industrial Relations and Human Resources
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Social Work
  • Sociology

 

For help or additional information, contact:

Jennifer Abbott
Executive Secretary
Associate Dean for Graduate Studies
College of Social Science
(517) 353-4823
abbottjs(at)msu.edu 

 

Additional resources are available through the MSU Graduate School.