Social Sciences Alumni Profiles
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Diane Gorog

2016 RMU Alum, Psychology
Early Childhood Group Supervisor
Sewickley Valley YMCA 

"My education at RMU has provided me with several opportunities to grow intellectually, socially, and emotionally. I'm amazed and how far I have come from the first time I walked on campus and couldn't be more grateful for the faculty who have always supported me and encouraged me to reach for the impossible. I know that my time here has equipped me well for the future and I look forward to changing lives just as RMU has changed mine."

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Daniel Blevins

2015 RMU Alum, History
Community Relations and Development Manager
Veterans Leadership Program of Western Pennsylvania

"History is a terrific degree that imparts many transferable skills. The education I received here laid the foundation for a wonderful career serving the greater Pittsburgh region."

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Ben Stahl

2013 RMU Alum, Social Science - History & Government 
Interim Executive Director
Veterans Leadership Program of Western Pennsylvania

"The education that I received at RMU SESS has proven to be the foundation from which I was able to successfully integrate into civilian life during my transition from the Navy.  The faculty at RMU are dedicated to ensuring that the students are actively engaged in the learning process, and that they enter the workforce with the skills and knowledge they need to succeed.  The time I spent at RMU has helped shape who I am today, and for that I will be eternally grateful."

More information about this department

Programs degree availability
Academic Program - Undergraduate
Criminal Justice B.S. B.S. Available - On Campus Available - Online
Economics B.A. B.A. Available - On Campus
History B.A. B.A. Available - On Campus
Political Science B.A. B.A. Available - On Campus
Secondary Education - Social Studies B.A. B.A. Available - On Campus
Social Science B.A. or B.S. B.A. or B.S. Available - On Campus
Sociology B.A. B.A. Available - On Campus
Academic Program - Graduate
Cyber Investigations and Intelligence M.S. M.S. Available - On Campus

Department Head

Dennick-Brecht, Kathryn
Kathryn Dennick-Brecht, Ed.D.

Professor of Sociology
Specialties: Social problems, deviant behavior