School of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Our programs explore how humans think and learn; gain and use power; cooperate in families and society; create and enforce laws; and form identities. Our faculty also will help you develop valuable writing, analytical, and communications skills. Complete your degree online, in person, or through blended or independent study.

An undergraduate degree in social and behavioral science can lead to careers in:

  • Education
  • Public Health
  • Advocacy
  • Policymaking
  • Law
  • Social Services
  • Government Service

Registered Programs

Contact Us

Dean

Frank Vander Valk
frank.vandervalk@esc.edu
518-580-4880

Administrative Assistant

Jodi Almela
jodi.almela@esc.edu
518-587-2100, ext. 2782

Directors of Academic Review

Kathy Hairston
kathy.hairston@esc.edu
315-472-5730 ext:3165

Louise Levine
louise.levine@esc.edu
212-647-7800 ext:1366

School Operations Coordinator

Linda Lawrence
linda.lawrence@esc.edu

Coordinator of Interdisciplinary and Multidisciplinary Studies

Cindy Conaway
cindy.conaway@esc.edu