Sociology is concerned with patterns of social life and the ways people organize their activities and environment. A major in sociology provides a wide array of career possibilities emphasizing human behavior, knowledge of group interaction, and skills in research. Career opportunities can be found in service occupations, management, local governments, non-profit organizations, and the private sector. Some students also choose to pursue graduate and professional degrees. Please note that some careers below will require further education.

Related Career Titles:

Child Care Worker
Community Relations Specialist
Job Analyst
Labor Relations Specialist
Market Research Analyst
Social Worker
Urban Planner

Related Sociology Links:

American Sociological Association
Population Association of America
Social Science Research Council
American Society of Criminology
Federal Bureau of Investigation
US Department of Justice

Where else can I find information?

USF Department of Sociology
Occupational Outlook Handbook
O*Net Online