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Social Science Doctoral Degree and Programs

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According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, people working in the social sciences are some of the best educated employees in the workforce. That's because a PhD is required for almost all social science positions, especially for those working in research and post-secondary teaching. If you already have a bachelor's or master's degree in social science and want to expand your understanding of human society, tackle research questions, or share your knowledge through teaching, consider earning your doctoral degree in one of the social sciences.

Online Education: A Flexible Way to Earn Your Social Science PhD

Social science is a broad term that encompasses the disciplines of anthropology, history, geography, sociology, and political science. Doctoral programs are available in each of these areas. Almost all PhD coursework includes instruction in research methods, data analysis, and cutting-edge topics in your field. An online education in the social sciences can allow you to pursue an advanced degree while continuing to work in your current career.

Social Science Doctoral Degree and Programs

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