Social and Behavioral Sciences

About the Social and Behavioral Sciences

The full-time faculty members of the department, one of the largest at NCC, represent the breadth of the Social and Behavioral Sciences, including anthropology, economics, education, history, human services, psychology, and sociology. Each semester, our fulltime and adjunct faculty members bring a wide range of expertise and real-world and practical experience to the courses they teach.

In addition to the academic and credentialing programs, the Department sponsors several programs, activities, and clubs to enhance students academic, social, and career development, including the:

  • Archaeology Club
  • Early Childhood Club
  • Exercise Science Club
  • Psychology Club



Associate of Science

Associate of Arts

Associate Credential


  • Anthropology/Archaeology
  • Criminal Justice
  • Education
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Economics
  • Geography
  • History
  • Health and Physical Education
  • Human Services
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • International Studies
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Women's Studies