Careers in Sociology

Sociology is the study of social life, social change, and the causes and the consequences of human behavior. Sociology's subject matter ranges from the intimate family to the hostile mob, from crime to religion, from the division of race and social class to the shared beliefs of a common culture, from the sociology of religion to the sociology of education.

Students majoring in sociology have established careers in such areas as law, business administration, health and education, politics, urban planning, city government, counseling and human resources, advertising and marketing, public relations and the media, criminal justice, education, and the nonprofit sector.

There are various career options available to people with a degree in sociology, list below we have provided the career resource links from the American Sociological Association (ASA) and Society for Applied Sociology (AppliedSoc.Org) for sociology majors.

Informative Websites for Careers in Sociology