Careers with a Degree in Sociology
The American Sociology Association has made available a number of resources to inform students as they consider their time in college and in the work world. One essay, "How Will You Spend the 21st Century?" helps students think about their futures and their contributions to our world. Another essay, "Navigating the Sociology Major," provides some pointers on making the most of sociology major in college.
These research briefs report on the post-college experience of a national sample of sociology majors who graduated in 2005:
- What are they Doing with a Bachelor's Degree in Sociology: Data Brief on Current Jobs
- Pathways to Job Satisfaction: What Happened to the Class of 2005?
- Decreasing the Leak from the Sociology Pipeline: Social and Cultural Capital to Enhance the Post-Baccalaureate Sociology Career
- Idealist vs Careerist: Graduate School Choices of Sociology Majors
CAREERS USING SOCIOLOGY (powerpoint)
CAREER DEVELOPMENT CENTER (powerpoint)