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Social Justice explores connections between the ideals of justice, the realities of injustice, and practical solutions to bridge the two. Courses offer a sociologically based foundation of knowledge and skills in social values and social change. You’re encouraged to draw from diverse perspectives to become a more informed citizen.
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Curriculum and Courses
The courses you choose will open up a wealth of career opportunities — not lock you into one occupation. You’ll extend your education way beyond the classroom to every area of your life.
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Several options exist for the Social Justice major. Students in this program usually seek employment in government or business and some continue their studies in graduate school. Students in this major often assume careers as (or in) the following: activists, community organizers, public policy analysts, conflict resolution specialists, human relations workers, NGO workers, human rights groups, political campaigners, workers in environmental organizations, alternative media, human rights groups, political campaigns, religious organizations, international agencies, mediators, rights advocates, journalists, lobbyists, and community organizers.
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Your college experience here will be one of the most exciting times of your life. To make sure of this, we’ll provide you with a powerful support system.
First-to-second year retention
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Among Public Universities in the United States for Four-Year Graduation Rate
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of 2018-2019 graduates who were employed or furthering their education by fall 2019
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Recipient of the Rangel Fellowship, John earned a master’s degree in security policy from George Washington University and in 2019 was deployed to Angola as a public diplomacy officer for the U.S. Department of State.
John Steele ’14
Diplomat, U.S. Department of State
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