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
Stanford University offers 64 Human and Social Sciences degree programs. It's a large, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a large suburb. In 2019, 812 Human and Social Sciences students graduated with students earning 561 Bachelor's degrees, 164 Master's degrees, and 87 Doctoral degrees.
San Jose State University offers 39 Human and Social Sciences degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 1,812 Human and Social Sciences students graduated with students earning 962 Bachelor's degrees, 824 Master's degrees, and 26 Certificates.
Santa Clara University offers 22 Human and Social Sciences degree programs. It's a medium sized, private not-for-profit, four-year university in a midsize city. In 2019, 403 Human and Social Sciences students graduated with students earning 260 Bachelor's degrees, 131 Master's degrees, and 12 Doctoral degrees.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|Stanford University Stanford, CA||11 : 1||17,249|
|San Jose State University San Jose, CA||42 : 1||36,085|
|Santa Clara University Santa Clara, CA||15 : 1||8,669|
|De Anza College Cupertino, CA||75 : 1||18,669|
|Palo Alto University Palo Alto, CA||22 : 1||1,075|
|Mission College Santa Clara, CA||33 : 1||6,995|
|Sofia University Palo Alto, CA||79 : 1||1,349|
|Foothill College Los Altos Hills, CA||89 : 1||15,123|
|West Valley College Saratoga, CA||36 : 1||7,619|
|Evergreen Valley College San Jose, CA||86 : 1||9,774|
|Gavilan College Gilroy, CA||71 : 1||5,573|
|San Jose City College San Jose, CA||71 : 1||8,760|