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Social Sciences Universities by US News Ranking

Review best universities & colleges for Social Sciences degree ranked by US News

Different agencies use different metrics to evaluate universities around the world, however the most common factors are : a) Academic achievements b) Employability c) Educational process d) Research facilities e) International outlook as to number of international students and faculty f) Citation by each faculty g) Student Faculty ratio etc.

Subject ranking is conducted every year by US News, many ranking indicators such as Global research reputation, Regional research reputation, subject publications, subject books, International collaboration & total citations data is computed for subject ranking.

Social Sciences

Social science is a discipline that deals with society and relationships among individuals in the society. This discipline in broader sense provides tools to understand, examine and explain how human minds and society as a whole work. In today’s globalized world, a graduate with degree in social science is bound to be in demand as the benefits that an organization would get from an employee with uniquely transferable skills and holistic perspective to organizational day to day operation is invaluable. Social scientists are often found in departments of science and health and social sciences in universities and many social science researchers work for government and private industries void of academics.

Various Major under Social Sciences

The popular social sciences are anthropology – study of influence of evolution of humanity on society, archaeology – study of finding material evidences to evolution of humanity, economics – study of production to distribution to consumption of good and services, Geography – study of land size against population, history – study that helps you correlate your past and present to your future, law – study of set of rules that distinguish between right and wrong, linguistics – study of languages from its origin to meaning, political science – study of historical and current political events, psychology – study of human behavior and neurobiological processes, and sociology – study of religion, class, and social mobility at individual and structural levels.

Career opportunities for Social Sciences

Social science career prospects are fields that require expertise in psychology, market research, anthropology and sociology. Job profile that you may consider once after you have a degree in social sciences could be 1) Business Intelligence Analyst 2) Portfolio Manager 3) Fundraiser  4) Anthropologist 5) Sociologist 6) Psychologist 7) Market research analyst 8) Survey Researcher 9) Historian 10) Geographer 11) Political Scientist 12) Economist 13) Archivist 14) Urban and Regional Planner 15) Compliance Analys

Below is a list of top Social Sciences Universities sorted by US News

University of Utah

University of Utah

United States of America

120
US News
251-300
Times Higher Education
122
US News
176-200
Times Higher Education
University of Illinois Chicago

University of Illinois Chicago

United States of America

122
US News
126-150
Times Higher Education
Cardiff University

Cardiff University

United Kingdom

124
US News
101-125
Times Higher Education

125
US News
75
Times Higher Education
126
US News
151-175
Times Higher Education
University of California Irvine

University of California Irvine

United States of America

127
US News
81
Times Higher Education
128
US News
58
Times Higher Education
Florida State University

Florida State University

United States of America

128
US News
176-200
Times Higher Education

130
US News
126-150
Times Higher Education
130
US News
201-250
Times Higher Education
Newcastle University

Newcastle University

United Kingdom

130
US News
176-200
Times Higher Education
130
US News
61
Times Higher Education
134
US News
201-250
Times Higher Education
134
US News
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Times Higher Education
136
US News
151-175
Times Higher Education
University of Glasgow

University of Glasgow

United Kingdom

137
US News
126-150
Times Higher Education
University of Warwick

University of Warwick

United Kingdom

138
US News
81
Times Higher Education
139
US News
176-200
Times Higher Education
University of Central Florida

University of Central Florida

United States of America

140
US News
301-400
Times Higher Education
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