Department of Social Sciences

  • The Department of Social Sciences provides a learning environment that values critical thinking about social dilemmas.  The Department strives to help students to understand the world around them within a broad intellectual and ethical perspective.  Students are challenged to apply this expanded world view to their professions. The Department promotes an understanding of cultures, the value of research and service to the community, the importance of social responsibility and a commitment to social justice.

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    Department of Social Sciences
    School of Arts and Professions
    University of Maryland Eastern Shore
    Hazel Hall - Suite 3040  Princess Anne, Maryland 21853-1299
    Phone: 410-651-6086  Fax: 410-651-6584