UW-Platteville’s social sciences comprehensive program provides a broad liberal arts education through the study of economics, history, geography, psychology, political science, and sociology. This wide-ranging, fascinating major prepares you to teach middle school or high school social studies or history.

You’ll gain a broad grounding in the social sciences in a comfortable, focused learning environment featuring small classes, professors who take the time to learn your name (and your goals), and many hands-on learning opportunities that bring practical skills. Plus, since tuition at UW-Platteville ranks among the lowest in the entire state, you can graduate without overwhelming student debt.

Discover your opportunity and success in the social sciences program at UW-Platteville. Learn more or apply today.


  • History
  • Psychology
  • Social Science Education