Complex problems. Diverse perspectives. Creative solutions.

Are you motivated to contribute creative solutions to the world? Find your fit in Stevenson’s School of Humanities and Social Sciences.

In The School of Humanities and Social Sciences at Stevenson University, we offer our students a wide range of possibilities, experiences, and opportunities while maintaining SU’s commitment to small classes, personal attention, and career preparation. Our programs encourage students to learn outside the confines of their chosen fields of study as well as outside the classroom. As a student in our School, you will learn not just how to do but also why you do. Please explore our eight diverse, career-oriented majors and find out which one is right for you.

Programs of Study


Criminal Justice
English Language and Literature
Human Services
Legal Studies

Meet the Dean

“We strive to foster a community of learners equipped with strong critical thinking skills and a well-rounded knowledge base ready to serve as global citizens. Offering a wide array of majors—Criminal Justice, Counseling and Human Services, English Language and Literature, History, Interdisciplinary Studies, Legal Studies, and Psychology—our small class sizes, experiential learning approaches, and emphasis on academic advising and mentoring by expert faculty empower students to excel in the workforce or in graduate or professional studies upon completion of their degree programs. Our mission is to support students in forging a path for their lives that is meaningful and impactful.”

Dean Phipps, Ph.D., LCPC, LPC, NCC

Dean, School of Humanities and Social Sciences