$close

Filters

See Results

Masters Programs in Social Science Studies in North America 2022

A Masters degree gives you the opportunity to either further your understanding of a particular question or take off in a completely different way using skills you have gained from your previous undergraduate degree.Social Sciences programs usually include courses in psychology, sociology and ethics that teach students how to channel their natural compassion into useful, effective action that help… Read more

A Masters degree gives you the opportunity to either further your understanding of a particular question or take off in a completely different way using skills you have gained from your previous undergraduate degree.

Social Sciences programs usually include courses in psychology, sociology and ethics that teach students how to channel their natural compassion into useful, effective action that helps vulnerable populations such as abuse victims, substance abusers, criminals and the disabled. Career opportunities include treatment facilities, home healthcare, non-profit organizations and government agencies.

View all Master Programs in Social Science Studies in North America 2022

Read less
Other options within this field of study: 
$format_list_bulleted Filters
Sort by:
Recommended Latest Title
University of Lethbridge
Lethbridge, Canada

The Cultural, Social, and Political Thought major in the Master of Arts (MA) program is interdisciplinary within the humanities and social sciences. It is based on a cohort le ... +

The Cultural, Social, and Political Thought major in the Master of Arts (MA) program is interdisciplinary within the humanities and social sciences. It is based on a cohort learning model that fosters an environment of interdisciplinary engagement and exchange, research, peer mentoring, and collaboration. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
24 - 48 months
English
Sep 2022
Campus
 
The New School
New York, USA

Through the Liberal Studies program, you will critically explore and intensively examine the core issues of our time. The MA in Liberal Studies offers practical writing tools ... +

Through the Liberal Studies program, you will critically explore and intensively examine the core issues of our time. The MA in Liberal Studies offers practical writing tools and guided in-depth study in cross-disciplinary courses taught by renowned faculty, who share the values of rigorous critical inquiry and thoughtful expression. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies at the University of San Diego
San Diego, USA

Leading social change is hard work that requires innovative vision backed by entrepreneurial skills and a deep understanding of the problem at hand. Students pursuing a Master ... +

Leading social change is hard work that requires innovative vision backed by entrepreneurial skills and a deep understanding of the problem at hand. Students pursuing a Master of Arts in Social Innovation (MASI) look critically at the roots of social challenges and injustice, then seek to create real change through bold new responses to poverty, inequality, human rights abuses, and humanitarian crises. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
9 - 15 months
English
Sep 2022
Campus
 

Earn a scholarship worth up to $10,000

Discover the options our scholarship can give you.
NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development
New York, USA

In this flexible-credit master of science program, you will learn advanced quantitative research techniques and apply them to critical policy issues across the social, behavio ... +

In this flexible-credit master of science program, you will learn advanced quantitative research techniques and apply them to critical policy issues across the social, behavioral, and health sciences, preparing for a career as an applied statistician or data scientist or for doctoral study. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 6 semesters
English
Oct 2022
Campus
 
University of Pittsburgh School of Education
Pittsburgh, USA

The Master of Arts degree in Social and Comparative Analysis in Education (SCAE) is for the emerging educational scholar interested in the fundamental role that education play ... +

The Master of Arts degree in Social and Comparative Analysis in Education (SCAE) is for the emerging educational scholar interested in the fundamental role that education plays in society. Under the guidance of senior faculty, SCAE students use the tools of the social sciences and humanities to study fundamental issues in education, such as equity, justice, school reform, and educational change. SCAE is a unique combination of two educational fields of study -- Comparative Education and Social Foundations of Education – that brings together a faculty with diverse interests in educational change and improvement. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
4 - 8 semesters
English
Campus
 
The University of Texas at Dallas
Richardson, USA

The MS in Social Data Analytics and Research endows students with a clear understanding of the processes involved in the creation, assembly, analysis, and interpretation of so ... +

The MS in Social Data Analytics and Research endows students with a clear understanding of the processes involved in the creation, assembly, analysis, and interpretation of social science data. The MS in Social Data Analytics and Research orients itself to students wanting to apply social science concepts, principles, and methods to a broad range of questions in research-related and other professional engagements in government, nonprofit, and private sector settings that rely on social data for answers. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Campbellsville University Online
Campbellsville, USA

The online master’s of teaching middle grades from Campbellsville University was designed for those who wish to transition into a teaching career and already have a bachelor’s ... +

The online master’s of teaching middle grades from Campbellsville University was designed for those who wish to transition into a teaching career and already have a bachelor’s degree in Social Studies. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
12 - 18 months
English
Aug 2022
Online
 
IPSL Institute for Global Learning
Portland, USA +6 More

Through IPSL’s independently designed and curated reflections seminars, “Community Organizing and Social Activism (COSA), “ students receive a foundation of the history and ke ... +

Through IPSL’s independently designed and curated reflections seminars, “Community Organizing and Social Activism (COSA), “ students receive a foundation of the history and key practices of community building and civic engagement, from domestic and international volunteerism, community organizing, grassroots social movements, and activism. -
Master
Full-time
12 months
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Université Du Québec En Outaouais UQO
Gatineau, Canada

This multidisciplinary training is for candidates who want to give themselves the tools they need to become professionals and development leaders able to identify current chal ... +

This multidisciplinary training is for candidates who want to give themselves the tools they need to become professionals and development leaders able to identify current challenges and propose innovative solutions. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
French
Campus
 
Universidad de Sonora
Hermosillo, Mexico

General Objective: To train researchers who are capable of developing multidisciplinary research projects in Social Sciences, under the direction of a senior researcher, that ... +

General Objective: To train researchers who are capable of developing multidisciplinary research projects in Social Sciences, under the direction of a senior researcher, that address regional and national socio-cultural problems and, at the same time, generate information that can be applied to intervention projects and evaluations of social programs. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
Spanish
Campus
 
Claremont Graduate University School of Educational Studies
Claremont, USA

Community-engaged education bridges the divide between academia (PK–16) and activism by exploring how schools and communities can partner with one another for mutual benefit. ... +

Community-engaged education bridges the divide between academia (PK–16) and activism by exploring how schools and communities can partner with one another for mutual benefit. The Master of Arts program in Community-Engaged Education & Social Change trains educators who understand the critical intersections across learning, teaching, and the local community. Designed for students interested in nonprofit, educational, and public-service careers, this experiential degree program allows you to participate in community-campus partnerships to exercise alternative and critical pedagogies. The program’s unique curriculum offers opportunities for important self-reflection and newfound awareness of local knowledge, assets, and alternative education projects. The program also examines the current scholarship on the process of community-building and social change through texts, guest speakers, and community internships. -
MA
English
 
Baylor University Diana R. Garland School of Social Work
Waco, USA

Baylor University Diana R. Garland School of Social Work's Master of Social Work (MSW) online program, [email protected], prepares dedicated social work professionals to serve and em ... +

Baylor University Diana R. Garland School of Social Work's Master of Social Work (MSW) online program, [email protected], prepares dedicated social work professionals to serve and empower vulnerable populations worldwide and address their communities' needs from a strengths-based perspective. -
Master
Full-time
12 - 24 months
English
Online
 
Institute for Humane Education
Surry, USA

The M.A. in Humane Education is recommended for non-classroom educators and social justice, animal protection, and environmental advocates who wish to work outside of school s ... +

The M.A. in Humane Education is recommended for non-classroom educators and social justice, animal protection, and environmental advocates who wish to work outside of school settings. M.A. coursework enables students to raise awareness and educate effectively about the interconnected issues that affect people, animals, and the environment, focusing on bringing about long-term, systemic change. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
English
Online
 
Concordia University and John Molson School of Business
Montreal, Canada

The MA in Child Studies investigates child cognition, emotion, social functioning, language, literacy, numeracy, moral development, special needs learners, and play. Education ... +

The MA in Child Studies investigates child cognition, emotion, social functioning, language, literacy, numeracy, moral development, special needs learners, and play. Education researchers also consider the critical role that families, peers, teachers, schools, inclusive practices, communities and culture play in development. -
MA
English
Campus
 
Grand Valley State University Brooks College of Interdisciplinary Studies
Allendale Charter Township, USA

The Professional Master of Arts in Social Innovation (PMASI) is designed to prepare individuals to foster and lead innovation throughout their organizations, businesses, and c ... +

The Professional Master of Arts in Social Innovation (PMASI) is designed to prepare individuals to foster and lead innovation throughout their organizations, businesses, and communities in ways that impact daily operations and strategic goals. The program trains students to critically examine and address complex social problems such as childhood hunger, illiteracy, domestic violence, air pollution, food deserts, contaminated drinking water, poverty, and homelessness. -
MA
English