College of Arts and SciencesSchool of Social Sciences & Education

Sociology students take a field trip to Disney.

Putting Learning into Practice

The School of Social Sciences & Education offers a variety of majors including economics, education, geography, history, political science, psychology, sociology, and sustainability. The variety of disciplines in the School of Social Sciences & Education encourages students to solve problems and to think critically. Our expert faculty teach courses and activities that prepare students for graduate school, as well as entry into a variety of careers in education, counseling, health care, criminal justice, public service, environmental planning, and more.
Engaged learning is a core value of the School of Social Sciences and Education. Through hands-on projects, students apply the principles of research and analysis to the real world. In addition, students are encouraged to complete service-learning projects, study abroad experiences, and internships to extend their learning beyond the classroom.

Social Sciences

The Social Sciences major offers the opportunity to explore society from a variety of perspectives. These programs prepare students to answer some of today's most demanding challenges. Our faculty offer majors and minors that are sure to complement every degree program. 

Economics History

Political Science


Social Science


Sports in Society

& Environmental Planning



Our Education Department appeal to both current and aspiring teachers. The undergraduate major and minors prepare students for a variety of careers in education and literacy. Our graduate and certificate programs offer excellent opportunities to upskill and prepare for state certifications.





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Dr Christi Bamford

Director, School of Social Sciences & Education


Janiqua Morris

Office Associate

Contact Information School of Social Sciences and Education

School of Social Sciences & Education
Jacksonville University
2800 University Blvd N
Jacksonville, FL 32211


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