Academics :: School of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Social Sciences

Associate of Science Degree

The Virginia Western School of Social Sciences curriculum is designed for students who plan to transfer to a four-year college or university and major in a field in the area of Social Sciences. The courses in the curriculum include the general education courses and introductory major courses that students typically take during the first two years at a four-year college or university when they are majoring in a field such as:

  • Anthropology
  • Economics
  • History
  • Pre-Law
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology

The AS in Social Sciences with a Specialization in Education is designed for students who plan to transfer to a four-year institution to prepare for a teaching career at the elementary or secondary level.

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Contact Information

Program Head

Dr. Annette Chamberlin
Assistant Dean/Associate Professor, History
achamberlin@virginiawestern.edu
540-857-6356 | Humanities 111

A.S. - Virginia Western Community College, 1983
B.A. - Roanoke College, 1987
M.A. - Virginia Tech, 1990
M.B.A. - Averett University, 1992
Ph.D. - Virginia Tech, 2002

School of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

540-857-7271
Humanities 111

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