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
University of Vermont offers 36 Human and Social Sciences degree programs. It's a large, public, four-year university in a small city. In 2019, 585 Human and Social Sciences students graduated with students earning 507 Bachelor's degrees, 61 Master's degrees, 14 Doctoral degrees, and 3 Certificates.
Saint Michael's College offers 14 Human and Social Sciences degree programs. It's a small, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a midsize suburb. In 2019, 177 Human and Social Sciences students graduated with students earning 160 Bachelor's degrees, and 17 Master's degrees.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|University of Vermont Burlington, VT||22 : 1||13,548|
|Saint Michael's College Colchester, VT||15 : 1||1,875|
|Champlain College Burlington, VT||38 : 1||4,385|
|Community College of Vermont Montpelier, VT||5,104|