Social & Behavioral Sciences

Pathway

Studying social and behavioral science develops your ability to think scientifically about human behavior and implements that knowledge in your personal and occupational pursuits.

Anthropology is the study of humankind everywhere throughout time, emphasizing the importance of culture. Develop your knowledge and skills to understand and improve your personal, relational and professional experience.
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  • Anthropology Designation

    Curriculum
    Colorado Guaranteed Transfer
    Offered in the Classroom & 100% Online
Study within the field of criminal justice, specifically law enforcement, the court system and the correctional system. This program will also advance careers for current professionals.
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  • Criminal Justice Designation

    Curriculum
    Colorado Guaranteed Transfer
    Offered in the Classroom & 100% Online
  • Criminal Justice

    Curriculum
    Direct to Work
    Offered in the Classroom & 100% Online
  • Homeland Security

    Curriculum
    Direct to Work, Stackable
    Offered in the Classroom & 100% Online
Social and human service professionals are crucial to a community. A high majority of our students successfully complete a degree with CCD and immediately transfer to a four-year university to complete a bachelor’s degree.
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  • Human Services Transfer Degree

    Curriculum
    Transfer to MSU Denver's B.S. in Human Services, Transfer to CU Denver's B.S. in Human Services
    Offered in the Classroom & 57% Online
  • Human Services Pre-Social Work Degree

    Curriculum
    Direct to Work
    Offered in the Classroom & 65% Online
  • Human Services

    Curriculum
    Direct to Work, Stackable
    Offered in the Classroom & 57% Online
Learn to prepare legal arguments for lawsuits, draft pleadings and motions to be filed with the court, obtain affidavits, and help attorneys during trials. Complete the A.A.S. and start working immediately or transfer to a four-year college or university.
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  • Paralegal Transfer

    Curriculum
    Transfer to CU Denver's College of Liberal Arts & Sciences or College of Public Affairs
    Offered in the Classroom & 55% Online
  • Paralegal

    Curriculum
    Direct to Work
    Offered in the Classroom & 55% Online
  • General Paralegal

    Curriculum
    Stackable
    Offered in the Classroom & 55% Online
Work in a large variety of industries with such duties as conducting public opinion surveys, analyzing election results, and working directly with public officials. After CCD, you can transfer to any four-year public college or university in Colorado.
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  • Political Science Designation

    Curriculum
    Colorado Guaranteed Transfer
    Offered in the Classroom & 95% Online
Develop your knowledge and skills to understand and improve your personal, relational and professional experience. Plus, be a part of the Psi Beta National Honor Society, a vibrant and award-winning student organization.
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  • Psychology Designation

    Curriculum
    Colorado Guaranteed Transfer
    Offered in the Classroom & 100% Online
  • Psychology Designation

    Curriculum
    Colorado Guaranteed Transfer
    Offered in the Classroom & 100% Online
This program not only prepares you for transfer to a four-year college, but it also develops your knowledge and skills to understand and improve your personal, relational and professional experience.
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  • Sociology Designation

    Curriculum
    Colorado Guaranteed Transfer
    Offered in the Classroom & 95% Online