We are working with the University of Washington to open access to its Integrated Social Sciences online degree program for inmates across the nation, starting here in Washington.
Synthesizing information from different disciplines, collaborating across cultures and communicating effectively – these are all crucial skills in our fast-changing, globalized world. And they’re among the skills students build as they complete their degree in the Bachelor of Arts in Integrated Social Sciences program at the University of Washington.
Studies show that earning a college degree is one of the best ways to ensure long-term career growth and success, as well as increase personal fulfillment. In the Integrated Social Sciences degree program, students have the chance to explore connections across a range of topics in the social sciences while tailoring their education to personal strengths and interests.
In its 2015 rankings, U.S. News & World Report rated the University of Washington 16th among national public universities in the United States. And in a recent global evaluation, the UW placed 6th in the world in the social sciences based on the overall impact of faculty research. The ISS program also costs less than many other social science degree programs.
Students learn full-stack development in partnership with Code Fellows. Programming experts lead classes at the institution where students learn front-end web and mobile development. At Code Fellows, students will benefit from diverse training methods that include tech talks, pair programming, lectures, and solo project work with extensive access to instructors and teaching assistants.
At Microsoft, giving is ingrained in its culture, and as Microsoft employees will tell you, one of the most rewarding — not to mention fun — aspects of their jobs. The PSF has been fortunate to benefit from a number of extremely talented and passionate volunteers.
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