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The Department of Social Sciences at Purdue University North Central is one of the largest and most diversified on campus. It features a variety of disciplines all related to human behavior, relationships, society, and culture, including Anthropology, Child Development and Family Studies, History, Interdisciplinary Studies, Latin American and Latino Studies, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, Social Work and Women’s Studies.

Social Sciences Degree Programs

The Department offers five Bachelor Degree Programs including:

  • Bachelor of Arts in Behavioral Science (BABS)
  • Bachelor of Arts in History
  • Bachelor of Art in Social Work (BASW)
  • Bachelor of Liberal Studies (BLS)
  • Bachelor of Science in Psychology

Contact the Department of Social Sciences

Department of Social Sciences
Purdue University North Central
Schwarz Building, Room 203B
1401 S. U.S. 421
Westville, IN 46391

Dr. Cheryl DeLeón
InterimDepartment Chair
Associate Professor of Psychology
Phone: (219) 785-5728

Email Contact:
Ginny Borolov
Secretary, Department of Social Sciences

(219) 785-5275
Toll-Free in Indiana: (800) 872-1231 ext. 5275
Fax Number: (219) 785-5526