Atlanta Metropolitan State College
The Division of Social Sciences
The Division of Social Sciences (SS) provides students with a comprehensive understanding of the individual as a social and behavioral animal, along with knowledge of the interaction between the social environment and behavior.
Students following programs of study in the social sciences are provided with both theoretical and practical learning experiences which better enable them to analyze, interpret, and understand educational, political, social, psychological, and historical phenomena significant to their daily lives.
In the Division of Social Sciences, degrees are awarded to students completing the requirements for transfer and career programs. Students following programs of study in the social sciences are prepared to seek advanced educational training at senior colleges and universities in various fields of education, government service, and the private sector.
Division's Mission Statement
Members of the Division of Social Sciences provide students with the opportunity to acquire a comprehensive understanding of the developing person and society, along with knowledge of the interaction between the social environment and behavior, in preparation for advanced educational training and/or vocational opportunities.
Dr. Michael Heard
Interim Dean of the Division of Social Sciences
Location: Science Lecture Building, Room 126
Programs of Study
Criminal Justice (B.S.)
Organizational Leadership (B.S.)
Teacher Education (B.S., Offerred by Kennesaw State University on AMSC's Campus)
- General Studies (ASCC Degree)
- Criminal Justice (ASCC Pathway)
- Psychology (ASCC Pathway)
- Social Work (ASCC Pathway)
- Teacher Education (ASCC Pathway)
The Law Enforcement Leadership Academy