Behavioral and Social Sciences

Effect Real Change

Whether you choose to work with children, families or the elderly, in the criminal justice system or with mental health, you’ll be ready for a wide array of opportunities. How will you change the world?


Are you fascinated by what drives people to do the things they do? Explore our psychology major.

Psychology + MSCP

Our unique accelerated program allows students to earn bachelor’s and master’s degrees in less than six years.

Social Work

An Alverno social work degree will prepare you for generalist social work practice that is client-centered and future-driven.

Community Engagement & Activism

With a focus on social justice, leadership and activism, learn how to mobilize for change.

Global Studies

This major will give you a broader perspective and deeper understanding of our place in a constantly changing world.

Pre-Professional Program in Law

You’ll be empowered to use your legal knowledge and skills to help others.