Classroom to Community

Humanities and Social Sciences is the largest college at William Paterson University, and home to a diverse population of more than 2700 students.  Our programs provide insight into the past and explore solutions for the future, enabling our students to build their careers, pursue advanced academic studies, and empower positive change.

11 departments, 18 undergraduate majors, 32 minors, 9 graduate programs, and infinite ideas

Students have the opportunity to work closely with a dedicated faculty of teacher-scholars including many Fulbright fellows and others of international prominence. In our college there are extensive opportunities for student research, internships, study abroad and hands-on learning as a part of your academic experience.

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