Olivet College

The following is an overview of courses associated with our social studies major. We encourage you to speak with a faculty representative during your on-campus visit for detailed information about your specific program interests.

For an official description of courses and degree requirements, please reference our academic catalog.

Major Requirements

Major Core Courses

  • ECO 201 Principles of Microeconomics
  • ECO 202 Principles of Macroeconomics
  • HST 201 History of the United States I
  • HST 202 History of the United States II
  • POS 201 American Government-National
  • POS 202 American Government-State and Local

Complete 18 semester hours at the 300- or 400-level from the following disciplines:

  • Economics
  • Geography
  • History
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology and Anthropology