Academics Overview

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The College of Behavioral and Social Sciences (BSOS) at the University of Maryland increases understanding of and pursues innovative solutions to the challenges facing our global community. BSOS draws on its Washington, D.C., and worldwide connections to enrich its teaching, research and service. The BSOS community works to enhance international relations, advance global sustainability, understand societies, and cultures and improve the human condition.

BSOS is the ideal choice for academically talented students who wish to fully engage in a challenging and immersive intellectual environment.

BSOS Academic Advisors are key resources in assisting undergraduate students in identifying academic opportunities to best fit their interests and goals.