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    Applied Studies, BS
    Have previous educational or technical credits? Can't find the degree program you're looking for? Try the Applied Studies degree program at the University of Minnesota Crookston to develop an individualized degree.
  • Two students working together
    Communication, BS
    Build an exciting career as a communication expert within the corporate or public forum.
  • Image of police tape
    Criminal Justice, BS
    Learn the techniques behind crime prevention and investigation as you prepare for an exciting career.
  • Teacher playing with children
    Early Childhood Education, BS
    Help children develop a love of learning. Teaching preschool, K-3, or operate a children's center.
  • Student teacher is reading with a class
    Elementary Education, BS
    Be an effective teacher for children Kindergarten through grade six with hands-on experience where you get to interact, observe, tutor and teacher children as part of your courses.
  • Students in class
    English, BS
    Become a seasoned writer, read and discuss literature, use your creativity and make a difference in world history with a degree in English.

Humanities, Social Sciences, and Education Department

Learning how to think critically, share knowledge, and work with others are three very important components of any career. The more you learn, the more you can learn. Knowledge builds upon knowledge. At the U of M, Crookston we’ll help you acquire and deepen the foundations of your knowledge and gain a better understanding of individual and social behavior. Through the majors we offer, we’ll help you develop an appreciation for learning so you’re equipped to make a real difference.

Departmental Quick Facts (PDF)

Humanities, Social Sciences, and Education Department

University of Minnesota Crookston
208 Selvig Hall
2900 University Ave
Crookston, MN, 56716

1-800-UMC-MINN (866-6466)
(218) 281-8256
Fax: (218) 281-8040

Professor
Acting Division Head for Business, Arts, and Educa
(218) 281-8275
Executive Ofc and Admin Spec
(218) 281-8256

Department Majors

Department Minors

Department Certificate & Program Options

Department Faculty & Staff

Department Faculty & Staff

Lecturer
(218) 281-8272
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Teaching Specialist
(218) 281-8241
Executive Ofc and Admin Spec
(218) 281-8256
Teaching Specialist
Assistant Professor
(218) 281-8286
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Teaching Specialist
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Teaching Specialist
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Teaching Specialist
Teaching Specialist
(218) 281-8245
M.S.
Teaching Specialist
(218) 281-8348
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Teaching Specialist
(218) 281-8256
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Teaching Specialist
Assistant Professor
(218) 281-8276
Associate Professor
(218) 281-8266
Ed.D.
Associate Professor (retired), Associate Professor Emeritus
(218) 280-1476
M.S.
CIHS Coordinator, Teaching Specialist
(218) 281-8677
M.S.
Lecturer
(218) 281-8247
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Teaching Specialist
(218) 281-8256
Teaching Specialist
Professor, Acting Division Head for Business, Arts, and Educa
(218) 281-8275
Associate Professor
(218) 281-8250
Ph.D.
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Professor
(218) 281-8248
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Teaching Specialist
(218) 281-8246
Professor
(218) 281-8273
Ph.D.
Teaching Specialist
Ph.D.
Emeritus Assistant Professor
M.S.
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Professor
(218) 281-8269