Social Sciences and Education
Enriching life in our region and beyond.

The School of Social Sciences and Education offers undergraduate, graduate and professional degree programs that prepare students for careers as teachers, police officers, social workers, counselors and community leaders. Students and faculty provide valuable research and community service to the region. The school has forged strong partnerships with local school districts, nonprofit groups and other organizations to enrich the quality of life in the region. 


Departments and programs:

  • Anthropology
  • Child, Adolescent, and Family Studies
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Criminal Justice
  • Educational Leadership
  • Educational Administration
  • Ethnic Studies
  • Liberal Studies
  • Kinesiology
  • Political Science
  • Pre-Law
  • Psychology
  • School Counseling
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Special Education
  • Teacher Education

Your gift to the School of Social Sciences and Education enriches the lives of students and improves the communities in which they live. The school’s programs provide opportunities for students to grow as wise leaders, engaged and compassionate citizens, reflective users of disciplinary knowledge, well-prepared working professionals, and lifelong learners. The school, like all areas at CSUB, embraces diversity in thought and experience.

The Social Justice Challenge
Connie Perez-Andreesen and Joel Andreesen have generously committed $1,500 as a challenge gift! The 150th donor to any fund will unlock $1,500 for the Center for Social Justice on Giving Day.
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The `Runner Pride Challenge
Calling all CSUB students, faculty and staff! When you make a gift to your favorite fund today, you’ll have an even greater impact. The 50th student, faculty or staff donor to any fund will unlock $2,500 donated by Bynum, Inc. for the CSUB Fund *You must self-identify as a current student, faculty or staff on the giving form.
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The President’s Challenge
When the 550th gift is made to any fund within 24 hours on Giving Day, President Zelezny will unlock a $50,000 gift to support student research via the Student Research Scholars Program.
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