People watching is fascinating to most people, but to you, it could be a profession. Your mind is constantly running to figure out how and why people do the things they do.
Human sciences focuses on just that. It observes humans from every perspective, which is helping to open a number of jobs. Careers in human sciences are growing faster than average. Dietician and nutritionist jobs are growing at a rate of 21%. Recreation jobs are growing at 14%, fitness trainers at 13%, and social workers at 19%*. And the list goes on. All of these careers are looking at promising and stable futures, but where will you fit in?
Differing from traditional sciences, the college of human sciences relies on social experiments and observations rather than mathematical calculations or chemical explosions. Scientists, regardless of field, are always asking why. Make research your new hobby and join the human sciences adventure.*Bureau of Labor Statistics
The University of Texas at Austin offers 109 Human and Social Sciences degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 3,140 Human and Social Sciences students graduated with students earning 2,474 Bachelor's degrees, 491 Master's degrees, 160 Doctoral degrees, and 15 Certificates.
Saint Edward's University offers 17 Human and Social Sciences degree programs. It's a small, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 303 Human and Social Sciences students graduated with students earning 252 Bachelor's degrees, and 51 Master's degrees.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|The University of Texas at Austin Austin, TX||20 : 1||51,090|
|Saint Edward's University Austin, TX||23 : 1||3,976|
|Southwestern University Georgetown, TX||13 : 1||1,511|
|Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary Austin, TX||8 : 1||156|
|Episcopal Theological Seminary of the Southwest Austin, TX||8 : 1||131|
|Austin Graduate School of Theology Austin, TX||8 : 1||33|
|Austin Community College District Austin, TX||69 : 1||41,056|
|Concordia University Texas Austin, TX||48 : 1||2,518|
|Riverland Community College Austin, MN||51 : 1||3,475|
|Huston-Tillotson University Austin, TX||26 : 1||1,121|
|South University, Austin Round Rock, TX||48 : 1||385|
|Strayer University-Texas Austin, TX||1,037 : 1||3,112|