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Human thought and action. That’s what you will study no matter the degree in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at Charleston Southern University. Whatever degree you choose, you will understand the world and the way we interact within social and physical contexts.

The College of Humanities and Social Sciences is the largest college on campus and prepares students to think more critically and find their purpose. Our faculty lead programs in areas of communication, criminal justice, English, foreign languages, history, political science, psychology, sociology and fine arts. The Horton School of Music is housed in our college and offers degrees and opportunities for all students to participate.

Located in one of the fastest growing areas of the United States, the Charleston metro area offers ample opportunity for internships and a deeper dive in your field of interest. It is an area rich in culture and history, and quickly becoming a global melting pot.

Are you ready to become a changemaker in your world? Join us at Charleston Southern, where Buccaneers act bold, think big and build the future.

The College of Humanities and Social Sciences consists of 15 undergraduate degree programs, several with emphases options.

The College of Humanities and Social Sciences consists of three graduate degrees.

CSU is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.

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Our productions serve CSU students, faculty, staff and the surrounding community through entertainment and talk-backs that follow our shows. Our plays offer opportunities to act, design, assistant direct, build or paint. You may find yourself backstage or onstage running a spotlight or in the spotlight.

See past and upcoming productions! View the theatre page.

There are many minors to choose from within the College of Humanities and Social Sciences. From journalism and sports communication to Arabic and French, the course offerings are complementary to any degree you choose at CSU.

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