A degree in humanities and social sciences opens a world of possibilities. Our degree programs in Communication, General Studies, Liberal Arts, and Psychology/ Sociology, provide a balanced education in disciplines throughout the liberal arts. This includes fine arts, communication, literature, foreign languages, and history. In addition, students new to the English language can learn through our extensive ESL programs.
MassBay’s Humanities and Social Sciences programs will help you develop the critical thinking and creative problem-solving skills you will need for lifelong learning and for active citizenship in a rapidly changing world. With coursework across a variety of disciplines, you will gain the credits and skills you need for a seamless transfer to a four-year college or university — through MassTransfer or to other public or private colleges and universities.
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Associate in Arts Degree Program
Liberal Arts: Psychology/Sociology
This program is for students who want to specialize in the social and behavioral sciences. Students gain a solid foundation in the fields of psychology and sociology to be used in the workforce or to further their education.