College of Humanities and Sciences

College of Humanities and Sciences

Goals

Sociology & Social Work Graduates:

A social worker in:
  • Penal and judiciary institutions
  • Centers of the disables and special-needs people
  • Juvenile centers and prisons
  • Business organizations and firms
  • Youth organizations
  • Educational fields (schools and universities)
  • Environmental field
  • Police and social support
  • Social development institutions
  • Governmental and non-governmental organizations
  • Health institutions (hospitals and clinics)

Psychology Graduates:

  • Psychological therapy centers
  • Service and social rehabilitation centers
  • Psychological research centers
  • Family support societies
  • Care centers for the disables and special-needs people
  • Talents support centers
  • Police and mental support
  • Educational institutions (kindergartens, schools, and universities)
  • Public and private sectors establishments
  • Senior citizens nursing homes and orphans care centers
  • Reformatory institutions (prisons and juvenile centers)

Academic Programs Offered

  • Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and Social Work
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology

Admission Requirements for both programs:

    • UAE High School Certificate, Advanced Stream or General Stream with a minimum score of (60%), or an equivalent certificate equated by the Ministry of Education in the UAE.
    • Passing the UAE standard test in the English language (EmSAT) with a score of (950) or its equivalent, English language proficiency certificates, for example TOEFL with a score of no less than 450, or IELTS with a score of no less than 4.5, or their equivalent, and passing the standard test in Arabic Language (EmSAT) with a score of (1000).

Graduation Requirements

for both Programs:

  • Students in both programs are required to complete a total of 126 credit hours and a minimum of 2.0 GPA out of 4.0.

Career Opportunities

  • Public relations and advertising campaigns managers
  • Public relations and advertising campaigns consultants
  • Public Relations officers in State Ministries and other institutions of the public and private sectors
  • Independent self-employed advertising designers
  • Radio announcers, presenters, and producers
  • Television announcers, presenters, and producers
  • Newspaper and magazine news reporters, copy writers, and editors
  • Freelance correspondents of local, regional, and global media organizations
  • Higher studies leading to Master’s and Doctoral degrees