Department of Social Sciences


Our mission is to provide cutting edge academic programs that enable students to be successful in a rapidly changing and diverse society. We are focused on preparing students to become leaders in their field and in their communities through academics, internships and research opportunities that enhance their understanding of the social world.

Chair’s Welcome

Welcome to the Department of Social Sciences at Texas A&M- University-San Antonio! We are delighted that you took the time to visit our site to learn about the many exciting things happening in our department. Our faculty members come from the nation’s best programs to deliver top-quality instruction, mentoring, and research opportunities that will help you reach your academic and professional goals. 

Please take the time to check out our website and learn more about our program and course offerings. If you have questions about any information relating to our programs, please contact me by phone or email, or you may come by our office (CAB 348). We hope to see you soon!

Contact Information

Dr. Durant Frantzen
Department Chair
Office: (210) 784-2205

Central Academic Building, Suite 348-A
1 University Way
San Antonio, TX 78224