The College of Humanities and Social Sciences


Departments & Degrees

The College of Humanities and Social Sciences (H&SS) provides a traditional liberal arts education that fosters students' intellectual growth through our 19 departments and programs.



The HSS Student Success Center is here to support your academic, personal, and social needs. It offers academic advising, career advising, leadership development opportunities, scholarship resources, and information about study abroad and Cal State DC programs.

Study Abroad

Studying abroad can be a valuable adventure for a university student. By studying abroad, students have the opportunity to study in a foreign nation and experience the sights and culture of another country.