Social Sciences Division


“I truly believe we can solve the problem of hunger. It won’t be easy, and it’s tied into other issues that people are struggling with, but it’s solvable.”

- Lisa Scales, CEO of the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank, who graduated from Seton Hill in 1984 with a self-designed major in social sciences. Read more about Lisa in the Fall/Winter 2014 Forward magazine article "Scales of Justice."

Undergraduate Programs

Criminal Justice

Family Studies (minor)

Genocide and Holocaust Studies (minor)


Social Work


Graduate Programs

Genocide and Holocaust Studies

Marriage and Family Therapy

Adult Degree Programs

Human Services

Certificate Programs

Genocide and Holocaust Studies