Welcome to the Social Science Department

  • Four years (40 credits) of Social Science are required for Hillsdale graduation.




    Reads and writes at grade level Reads and writes above grade level
    Moderate pace of reading Faster pace reading required/reading outside textbook
    Solid study skills and time management skills Strong organization, study, and time management skills
    Knowledge of graphs, charts, and maps Ability to interpret social science data (maps, graphs, charts)
    Research Paper required 11th/12th grade Interested in history/world affairs
      Self-motivated/critical thinker
      Research Paper required 11th/12th grade