College of Education and Liberal Arts

Sociology Careers

Sociology offers valuable preparation for careers in journalism, politics, public relations, business, or public administration. It also can be highly useful in fields that involve investigative skills and working with diverse groups.

Many students choose Sociology because they see it as a broad base for professions such as law, education, medicine, social work, and counseling. It provides a rich repertoire of knowledge germane to these fields.’

Careers in Sociology:

  • Applied Sociologist
  • Counseling
  • Journalism
  • Social ServicesHuman Resources
  • Public Relations/Marketing
  • Political Research/Politics
  • Teaching