Wayland’s School of Behavioral and Social Sciences

The School of Behavioral and Social Sciences is dedicated to the study of people and the human experience. The School provides students with a broad education, in which they gain an understanding of how social and psychological aspects of life shape the behavior of people and the society in which they live. 

The School of Behavioral and Social Sciences offers a broad range of majors that provide the knowledge, insights, and practical skills needed to succeed in the fields of human behavior and social science.

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School of Behavioral and Social Sciences Events

April 21, 2017

President Takes a Twirl wit...

PLAINVIEW -- The School of Music closes out its spring season with band and choir concerts -- and a little fun.

April 20, 2017

WBU Recognizes Employees fo...

Wayland held its annual employee awards luncheon on Thursday, recognizing employees for outstanding accomplishments and service to the university a...

April 28, 2017

Junior Day

Not sure what you’re looking for, what to ask, or what you want to be? Your junior year is the perfect time to start your search! Members of the...

All Day Gates Hall

May 8, 2017

May Micro Term

The 3 week May Micro term will start on May 8th.

All Day Plainview Campus

April 20, 2017

Wayland Hosts High School B...

PLAINVIEW -- Twenty-seven area high school bands competed in the UIL Concert and Sight-Reading Contest hosted by the School of Music.

April 20, 2017

Science Students Place Firs...

PLAINVIEW -- Jake Brozek and Tori Solis bested their competition, tying for first place at a recent research contest held at Texas Tech University.

June 10, 2017

Early Registration #1

Early Register for classes for the Fall 2017 Semester.  

All Day Plainview Campus

June 23, 2017

Early Registration #2

Early Registration for class for the Fall of 2017 will be June 23rd.  

All Day Plainview Campus

April 19, 2017

Bohnet, Seward Named Citize...

PLAINVIEW -- Wayland students were recognized for their academic achievements at the annual honors chapel service on Wednesday.

April 19, 2017

A Dance with the "Roach"

PLAINVIEW -- WBU Theatre premiere's "Roach," an original play written by alum Rita Cox.

September 25, 2017

Communication Night

The School of Behavioral and Social Sciences will host a Communication Night on Monday, Sept. 25. For more information, contact Dr. Yahui Zhang at...

6pm - 9pm, Plainview Campus

January 26, 2018

TFA Tournament

Wayland Baptist University will host the 2018 TFA tournament Friday, Jan. 26 and Saturday, Jan. 27, 2018. Times and locations TBA at a later date....

8am, Plainview Campus