Welcome to the Division of Public Services and Social Science (PS&SS) where you can find a roadmap to any career. With programs in the fields of Education, Early Childhood Education, Behavioral Science (Psychology, Sociology, and Anthropology), Human Services, Insurance and Administration of Justice, students may explore a diversity of options to support any career in a variety of fields.
Courses infused with theory, practical applications, resources and academic rigor, provide students with first-hand knowledge to conquer real-world challenges. In addition, the diversity of programs and courses in PS&SS allow students to sample and consider many ongoing and significant social issues, such as:
Delaware County Community College students enrolled in PS&SS programs benefit from collaborations, articulations, and dual enrollment with fellow colleges and Universities. If you are a student seeking to solidify your education to foster your own success, enroll in Public Services and Social Science programs and courses.
The College's Early Childhood Education program is accredited by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC). The NAEYC Commission on Early Childhood Associate Degree Accreditation awards accreditation to associate degree programs that demonstrate evidence of meeting the Professional Preparation Standards. Accreditation provides a framework for self-study, external evaluation, and improvement in the quality of teacher preparation programs. NAEYC is the world's largest organization working on behalf of young children.
Rich T. McFadden, Interim Dean
Academic Building, Room 3310
Mon-Fri, 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.