College of Behavioral & Social Sciences

Welcome to the College of Behavioral & Social Sciences

Mission Statement

The College of Behavioral and Social Sciences advances innovative and high-quality teaching and research to expand our understanding of behavioral, social, cultural, and environmental aspects of the human condition.  In collaboration with local, regional, and global communities, the College promotes student learning, ethical leadership, and responsible citizenship.

An anthropology student digs at an excavation site

Anthropology

Butte Hall, Room 311
530-898-6192
anth@csuchico.edu 

Two young children work on a science experiment

Child Development

Modoc Hall, Room 216
530-898-5250
chld@csuchico.edu 

An Economics faculty member advises a student

Economics

Butte Hall, Room 603
530-898-6141
econ@csuchico.edu 

"Energetic," answers a student when asked "What does Real Food make you?" for a project by a Geography class

Geography & Planning

Butte Hall, Room 507
530-898-5285
geopstudent@csuchico.edu 

A student smiles as she hands out food

Health & Community Services

Butte Hall, Room 607
530-898-6661
hcsv@csuchico.edu 

students at graduation day

Multicultural & Gender Studies

Siskiyou Hall, Room 102
530-898-4774
mcgs@csuchico.edu 

"I'm psyched!" says a Psychology student's graduation cap

Psychology

Modoc Hall, Room 215
530-898-5147
psy@csuchico.edu 

Four students smile during the commencement ceremony for the college of behavioral and social sciences

Social Science

Butte Hall, Room 611
530-898-5688
sosc@csuchico.edu 

Student hands bag of food to elderly man

Social Work

Butte Hall, Room 511
530-898-5688
swrk@csuchico.edu 

students listen to a lecture

Sociology

Butte Hall, Room 615
530-898-6384
sociologystudent@csuchico.edu  

butte hall

Upcoming Events

Annual Scholarship Ceremony
Tuesday,November 14, 2017
5:30 - 7:30 p.m. 
BMU 203

Faculty Colloquium
Monday, December 4, 2017
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
BMU Auditorium

Student Research Symposium
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
5:00 - 7:30 p.m. 
BMU Auditorium

 

BSS Awards Ceremony
Friday, May 18, 2018
5:00 - 5:45 p.m.
Paved area between Butte and Plumas Halls

Commencement Exercises
Friday, May 18, 2018
7:00 p.m.
University Stadium–Tickets required