Science, Technology, and Society

MajorMinor3YRBachelor of Arts


In Butler’s Science, Technology, and Society program, you’ll experience the sciences, social sciences, and humanities through a rigorous yet flexible curriculum and practical application. Learn how science impacts our world, our lives, and our communities, and how science is influenced by society and its economic, political, and cultural motives. As a Science, Technology, and Society major, you will graduate with the interdisciplinary knowledge, intellectual flexibility, communication, and problem solving skills that are crucial to every career path.

Program Information


Sample courses in this program include:

  • ST 200 – Intro to Science and Technology Studies 
  • ST 205 – Science and Society Speakers Seminar 
  • ST 310 – Social Studies of Science and Technology 
  • ST 320 – Philosophy of Science 
  • ST 330 – Language, Rhetoric, and Science

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  • Justice, Equity, and Democracy
  • Health Studies
  • Technology Studies
Three-Year Program

The Science, Technology, and Society major can be completed in a total of three years, which includes completing coursework during both summer terms. More information can be found here.

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