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Behavioral and Social Sciences Pathway

Studying human behavior and interactions will help you understand and change society – and pursue careers that help people improve their lives.


Find your niche — in the classroom and beyond. We’ll help you find your passion and build skills for your career. These are just a few of the resources you’ll have access to at WVU that will prepare you life after WVU.

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Develop real-world skills in our specialized laboratories, clinics and research centers.


Personalize your curriculum with classes related to your interests and career goals.

  • CDFS 211: Infant Development
  • CSAD 234: Anatomy and Physiology of Speech and Hearing
  • PSYC 302: Behavior Principles
  • PSYC 370: Emotions and Mood
  • PUBH 202: Social Determinants of Health
  • SEP 271: Sport in American Society
  • SM 486: Sport Marketing
  • SOCA 470: Cities and Urban Life
  • SOWK 147: Human Diversity
  • WGST 448: Sexuality in American Culture

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"I started college at a small state school, but I wanted an experience at a larger campus with more opportunities, and that’s why I chose to transfer to WVU. WVU’s School of Social Work really drew me because of the opportunities to get involved and volunteer."

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