World Class Education
McMaster University is 1 of 4 Canadian Universities to make the world’s top 100 university ranking list. The Faculty of Social Sciences is the 2nd ranked Social Sciences Program in Ontario. A great education can increase your career prospects. See McMaster Social Sciences graduates employment rates.
A World of Possibilities
University is a time of discovery. Learning in the Faculty of Social Sciences, is about discovering what topics interest you and tailoring your academic path to match those interests.
Experience Makes a Difference
Experiential Education gives you practical experience through a unique combination of education, career planning and community involvement.
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Find Your Career
Our graduates go to a number of exciting careers in a variety of areas including healthcare organizations, financial institutions, community service organizations, government offices and law enforcement. The opportunities are almost endless.
L.R. Wilson Hall
McMaster’s new home for the liberal arts opened in 2016. With state-of-the-art technology, L.R. Wilson Hall will change the way learning and teaching happens in the liberal arts.
The $55.5-million facility includes:
- high-tech active learning classrooms
- research spaces and labs
- Indigenous ceremony space and teaching gardens
- public gathering /community spaces and study rooms
- club space exclusively for Social Sciences students