Studying the social sciences will help you explore the world around you, engage in its pressing issues, and appreciate its many cultures and rich history.
Harper College provides transfer-ready programs and courses in social science, such as anthropology, economics, geography, history, political science, psychology and sociology. By starting out your study at Harper, you can take quality, convenient courses, while saving money. To learn more, explore our programs below.
Explore our programs
Harper College offers a number of social science transfer and career programs. To get started, select one of the program areas below:
Interested in another subject? If you are interested in transferring to study a social science-related subject not listed here, please meet with an academic advisor to learn what courses to take to meet your academic goals.
Social Science News
Get the latest news from Social Science programs at Harper College.
Harper College approved leaving tuition unchanged for the third consecutive year coupled with other measures aimed at keeping costs down for students.... Read More
Harper College’s very own Bernie Bluestein, 98 years old and a student for more than three decades, is receiving the highest distinction Congress can bestow.... Read Bernie's story
Harper College students explained workforce opportunities for unmanned aircraft and guided visitors to test a drone pilot simulator.... Read More
The Institute of International Education’s American Passport grant aims to increase participation and diversity in study abroad journeys for students.... Read More
After a year off, the annual Harper National Juried Exhibition returns to spotlight pieces by artists from around the country while supporting the arts at the college.... Read More
Dr. Tamara A. Johnson, vice president of diversity, equity and inclusion, reflects on the common threads of her career as she prepares to enhance Harper College initiatives to serve underrepresented populations.... Read More
Harper College was a "turning point" for Loyola University-bound Kelsey Lewis, who arrived at a low point in her life but graduated with a renewed sense of energy and purpose.... Read More
The college’s certificate program has been recognized for high standards, support of emerging workforce needs related to unmanned aircraft systems.... Read More
The two-year Igniting Paths to Success Scholarship will award full tuition, fees and books to 1,000 students beginning this fall.... Read More