James Ryan '00, Department Chair
Ext. 334

The Social Studies/Business Department prepares young adults to meet the challenges of today and tomorrow with courage, intelligence, character, and a respect for human values. The Lasallian values we follow, the freedom we cherish, the material and spiritual comforts we enjoy, and the institutions that serve us are the products of great minds from many cultures. To fully appreciate this heritage, and to further the progress our world has already attained, we must acquire an understanding of the civilizations and the environments that have produced this heritage. The Social Studies/Business Department offers the following courses to achieve this understanding. The following courses are offered in the Social Studies/Business Department:

  • World History and Geography & Honors World History and Geography
  • Advanced Placement World History
  • United States History and Geography & Honors US History and Geograpy
  • Advanced Placement United States History
  • Contemporary American History & Honors Contemporary US History
  • Advanced Placement Political Science and Economics
  • Economics & Honors Economics
  • Chicago History
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Advanced Placement Psychology
  • Accounting
  • Advanced Accounting
  • Marketing