Social Studies

An informed citizen is an empowered citizen.

Understanding the mechanisms of government, the basics of economics, and the ways in which civilizations are formed and evolve over time is knowledge crucial to your everyday life.

In addition, this information can help you better understand how your chosen career path intersects with others, and how you can use your expertise to improve the greater good.

Social studies at Career Academy South Bend will help you grasp the complexities of modern society through the study of a diverse range of topics. For example, you might:

  • Explore the basics of investing, international trade, and the role of taxes in Economics
  • Analyze the behavior and mental processes of humans and animals in Psychology
  • Prepare for a career in politics or public service by studying U.S. Government, World History, and U.S. History