- Brief History & Overview
The College of Social Sciences (CSS) came into existence on 2 December 2002 when the University of the Philippines Baguio became the seventh constituent unit of the UP System. The College, formerly the Social Sciences Division, is configured into three departments, namely, the Department of Economics and Political Science (DEPS), the Department of History and Philosophy (DHPH), and the Department of Social Anthropology and Anthropology (DSAP). It includes the Institute of Management (IM), formerly the Management Sciences Division.
The CSS offers curricular, research, and extension programs that are both interdisciplinary and socially engaged.