Jobs In the Field of Sociology


Students today are not simply looking for employment, they are attempting to find meaning in their work.  Sociology provides students with a range of skills valuable in today's job market.

The digital age has engendered a major shift in the employment market.  Sociology majors are prepared to meet these demands. 

Sociology majors typically complete a battery of courses designed to help students compete in the digital age.  These include quantitative analysis, social networks, theoretical analysis, urban sociology, urban planning, and cultural analysis.   

    

A sample of job fields requiring the skills provided to sociology majors include:


 

Social Networking 

  • Network Analyst

  • Network Theorist 


Big Data (quantitative analysis)

  • Statistician

  • Survey Designer


Education

  • Elementary and High School Teacher


Post Secondary Education

  • Behavioral Scientist

  • College Professor

  • College Administrator

Law

  • Attorney

  • Paralegal

  • Public Servant

Criminal Justice

Urban Design/Planning



Please see http://www.abacon.com/socsite/careers.html for more information on jobs in the field of Sociology.