The Bachelor of Arts in Social Studies Teaching at Washington State University is an innovative program that prepares students to become effective teachers for grades 6-12. The program focuses on the development of knowledge and skills related to social studies instruction, including subjects such as history, geography, government, and economics. Students will gain hands-on experience through field placements, allowing them to gain practical teaching experience in a real classroom environment. The program also emphasizes the importance of cultural understanding, preparing students to teach in diverse settings and contexts. Graduates of this program will be well equipped for successful careers as social studies teachers with the skills and knowledge needed to make a positive impact on their students’ lives. With a strong network of alumni and partnerships with local school districts, program graduates can expect excellent career prospects and opportunities for professional growth.