The Ventura College Social Sciences Department offers both Lifelong Values, and General Education Requirement fulfilling courses that provide students with the knowledge and experience for understanding the History, Economy, Cultures, and Politics that surround and develop our ever changing world.



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Ancient, Modern, International, and Civilizations.
A statue holding the scales of justice.
Pathway to Law School
Two hands clasped together in front of a state capital building.
Political Science
National, International, and Environmental Studies
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Macro and Micro Principles.
Photo of the Earth
Global and International Studies
Understanding and Connecting.