School of Humanities & Social Sciences
|The School of Humanities and Social Sciences is committed to providing high quality programs for students at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. It fulfills its mission by providing programs with an international perspective and by emphasizing the importance of community service and citizenship in the global community.
The School provides quality assurance to its graduates by continuous review of the curriculum by faculty, and also through the process of Kenyan and American accreditation. It provides leadership for the development of new programs to meet the changing needs of students.
School Mission Statement
The mission of the School of Humanities and Social Sciences is to provide an enabling learning environment through quality programs where undergraduate and graduate students acquire knowledge, skills, positive attitudes, values and desirable behavior. Further the SHSS is committed to promoting the generation and dissemination of knowledge in order to create a better world.
School Mission Outcomes
The international and multicultural emphasis of the University is central to the mission of the School of Humanities and Social Sciences. The belief that neither nations nor individuals can survive in isolation impacts program design and course content. The department stresses understanding and appreciation of cultural diversity, societal interdependence, and global perspectives. Its culturally diverse faculty is committed to preparing students for enlightened leadership in an increasingly related world.
The School of Humanities and Social Sciences offers a range of programs that serve the academic needs of the University. It is home to a variety of undergraduate majors, the University’s general education program and the Master of Arts programs in International Relations and Counseling Psychology. These programs emphasize interdisciplinary approaches while, at the same time, maintaining the integrity and quality of individual disciplines. As the department with the critical responsibility for the broad intellectual development of undergraduates, it stresses clear understanding of facts, events and ideas in a global perspective.
Towards those ends, the faculty of the School of Humanities and Social Sciences strives to nurture and develop students who, by the time they successfully complete their coursework at USIU, will have manifested the following attitudes, skills, understandings, and behavior:
Bachelor of Arts Programs
International Relations (B.A.)
Criminal Justice (B.A.)
Master of Arts Programs
Counseling Psychology (M. A.)
Clinical Psychology (M.A.)
International Relations (M. A.)
Post Graduate Programs
Doctor of Philosophy in International Relations
Doctrate In Clinical Psychology
School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Prof. Munyae M. Mulinge - Dean
Phone: (254-20) 3606416
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