College of Social Sciences and Humanities | Universidad San Francisco de Quito
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College of Social Sciences and Humanities

Welcome to the page of the College of Social Sciences and Humanities. Our mission is to prepare leaders in the different branches of Social Sciences and Humanities, with an education based on Liberal Arts.



Graduate Degrees

We offer high-level programs that expand knowledge and skills through research and innovation, guaranteeing professional solvency and maximizing the graduate’s profile.


About Us

The College of Social Sciences and Humanities forms the basis of the mission of USFQ and, as such, it fulfills a double function within the university. As a backbone of the educational philosophy of the institution, it offers a variety of courses that are part of the General College, open to all university students.

The college offers degrees in International Relations, Psychology, Education, and Liberal Arts, as well as various subspecializations.

The College of Social Sciences and Humanities educates free individuals, researchers and capable professionals, with an ethical and critical attitude towards their environment, through interdisciplinary training.

We promote research in the social sciences and humanities. Our purpose is to be a model of university education, and to lead academic research in the fields of social sciences and humanities.


Academic staff
University # 1 in Ecuador and # 65 in Latin America by QS Latin America Rankings 2021. Our education model is aimed at the formation of leading, innovative and entrepreneurial professionals, serving the community within the philosophy of Liberal Arts and integrating everyone sectors of local and regional society.
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