Research Areas

Social Sciences

The area of Social Sciences of the University of Costa Rica has four Colleges: the College of Law, the College of Education with its schools of Education, Library and Information Sciences, Special Education and Guidance, Physical Education and Educational Management; the College of Economics with its schools of Economics, Business Administration, Public Administration and Statistics; and the College of Social Sciences with the schools of Mass Media Sciences, Sociology, History, Geography, Psychology, Political Sciences, Anthropology and Social Work. In addition to its multiple academic options for Bachelor’s degree and Licenciatura, this area counts on several graduate programs at both master's and doctoral level.

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