Need help with applying? Have questions about transfer credit? Every prospective student receives a personal advisor to assist with the registration process, answer questions about the program, or discuss academic and career goals - by email, phone or video. Your Dominican University personal advisor is waiting to help

This one-to-one academic counseling assures that you obtain accurate information from start to finish - the same advisor will be there to assist you throughout your Dominican University experience.

Academic Excellence

Our online courses focus on providing you with the knowledge you need to be more proficient in your job and advance your career.

New Lower Tuition

We’ve lowered online tuition by 25%. Your degree is within reach!

Tuition Deferment

Students who receive company or union reimbursements may defer payment until the completion of the term.

Your Personal Coach

Questions? Need help? The same person will be there to assist you throughout your Dominican University experience.

Program Details

As a student of the Online Social Sciences degree program  you will develop valuable skills, including:

  • Communication
  • Information analysis, problem solving and critical thinking
  • Civic responsibility
  • Knowledge of and experience with the scientific method
  • Application of quantitative and qualitative research methods

Courses are designed to emphasize the economic, political and psychological keystones of societal issues across the globe and to guide your understanding of the complex cultural relationships around the world resulting from historical reference, contemporary society and personal identity.

Dominican University’s coursework enables you to become a more effective and responsible citizen of the world through understanding the various dimensions of the inter-relationships between people, societies and cultures.

A minimum of 90 semester hours in liberal arts is required for a Bachelor of Arts degree. You can take a concentration in Psychology or Criminal Justice to fulfill your program.

*Online students have access to career counseling services and the fitness center and library at our Rockland County campus.

Dominican University’s Online Program was ranked #19 in the State of New York by BestCollege’s.com, a leading provider of higher education information and resources. 

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Job Opportunities

Dominican University’s  Online Social Sciences degree program offers a wide range of career opportunities after graduation. Enter the field of mental health, criminal justice, political science and human resources as well as community-based professions and discover a fulfilling career in social services.

Transfer Credits

Transfer students may be accepted  to the Online Social Sciences degree program with:

  • A maximum of 70 credits from an accredited two-year institution.
  • A maximum of 90 credits from an accredited four-year institution .

A minimum of 30 credits must be completed at Dominican University for a degree.

We Salute Veterans

Dominican University is a Military Friendly School that strongly supports veterans. If you have served, accept our thanks—and ask us about programs just for vets and their families.

Under the Yellow Ribbon Program, Dominican University offers up to $2,720 per student per year for undergraduate programs.

The Dominican University Online Advantage

Contact Rob Tyrrell today about becoming an online student at Dominican University.

Rob Tyrrell
Phone: 845-848-7907
Email: rob.tyrrell@duny.edu

Discover the Dominican University Online advantage and get started today!