SOCIAL STUDIES

What can I do with a major in the Social Studies?

  • Administration
  • Advocacy
  • Broadcasting
  • Community Relations
  • Corporate and Government Practice
  • Government Services and Agencies
  • Human Services
  • Intelligence and Foreign Service
  • Journalism
  • Law
  • Peace Corps
  • Politics
  • Public Policy
  • Regulatory and Law Enforcement
  • Research
  • Teaching
  • Technical Writing

Note: Three credits in social studies are required for graduation from Newington High School. One of these credits must be in United States History. One half-credit must be in one of the following civics courses in either grade 11 or 12:

  • American Government and Citizenship
  • American Government and Citizenship Honors, or
  • AP United States Government and Politics