School of Human Evolution and Social Change
School of Human Evolution and Social Change seeks to understand the origins and implications of our human uniqueness – such as culture, cooperation and complexity. Read more
College of Public Service and Community Solutions
The Watts College of Public Service and Community Solutions is committed to service, dedicated to research and learning that addresses social problems and is deeply engaged in the community—enabling us to be a part of the solution we want to see in the world. Read more
Improving human outcomes
At Arizona State University, the social sciences provide knowledge, insight and skills to answer our world's most pressing questions. Ranked No. 4 in the nation by the 2019 NSF HERD assessment, we leverage our place to solve human problems, improve our capacity for decision-making, generate new knowledge about society, increase social and cultural diversity and inclusion, and inform policy and social processes through design and planning.
By pushing boundaries and engagement across the university, the social sciences at ASU drives local and global research in engineering, business, health care, science and policy, as well as educational successes. Join us!