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Social Sciences

Expand your world at The Lake

Do you like learning why people do what they do and act the way they act? Then you’ll love studying social sciences at LMC. If you’re still not sure what you want to be, this is a great area of study. The social sciences cover areas like criminal justice, political science and psychology – getting you ready for careers helping and handling people.

Find out what makes people tick. Are you always curious why people do what they do and think the way they think? Studying criminal justice, political science or psychology gives you a glimpse into the human mind and gets you ready for careers in law, politics, social work and more.

Be ready for anything. Studying the humanities and social science at LMC gives you a great base to transfer to a four-year university. But, it also gives you the ability to think critically and analyze information – a key skill in any career you may choose.

Nola Wallace volunteers for Make a Difference day

Nola Wallace from Niles, Michigan was very active in the Lake Michigan College community. She was a student-athlete on the Red Hawks volleyball team and participated in many student life events. Nola also studied abroad through LMC’s study in Spain program. She is now studying psychology at St. Mary’s College of Notre Dame.

Social Sciences News

June 13, 2023

Lake Michigan College was named a Voter Friendly Campus by the national, nonpartisan organizations Fair Elections Center's Campus Vote Project and the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA).

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The Registered Behavior Technician Certificate at Lake Michigan College, offered for the first time during the 2021-2022 academic year, provides classroom and hands-on training for students interested in a career in behavior analysis.

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