Sociology Career Insights

What can I do with a degree in Sociology?

Career paths for Sociology degree holders include management, human resources, training and development, research, social services, mental health services, adoption, child care, youth services, disability services, child welfare, victims’ rights, labor rights, community organization and public relations. 

Students who opt for a bachelor’s degree in sociology may choose to work in the criminal justice system, business and industry, research and planning, agencies, government, education or advocacy. Once you’ve obtained a bachelor’s degree, you may pursue a higher or graduate degree in sociology, if interested.


Jeffrey Kenney