College of Social Sciences, UH Mānoa
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As part of the College of Social Sciences, students not only gain access to internationally acclaimed programs and supportive faculty and staff, but discover a university experience like no other. A unique geographic location, combined with a rich cultural heritage, enable CSS students to meet others from around the world and gain insight into their lives and cultures.

Stories of CSS

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The accelerated journey to a graduate degree.

Explore Our Programs

Use the interactive program explorer to learn about our departments, degrees, major academic areas and specialties.


Find deadlines, information and resources to begin the journey to an undergraduate degree.


Expand horizons and transfer to UH Mānoa and join our dynamic community of students.


Continue the academic journey through advanced studies, research and professional training.

CSS Online

Earn degrees, certificates and credentials with the flexibility of multiple online programs.

Bachelor’s and Master’s Pathways

Move seamlessly from a bachelor’s degree to a master’s degree while saving time and money.


Enhance the American educational experience while enjoying a vibrant, multi-cultural setting and world-class instruction.

Interdisciplinary Programs

Pursue innovative fields of study that cross academic disciplines and touch a myriad of interests.

Early College: Mānoa Academy

Hawaiʻi high schoolers can get a head start on college by earning transferable CSS credits at little to no cost.