Sociology Careers

Careers in Sociology

What Sociologists Do

Popular Careers for Sociology Graduates

  • Non-profit manager
  • Human resource specialist
  • Social worker
  • Addiction rehabilitation counselor
  • Family planning counselor
  • Hospital admissions counselor
  • Policy advocate
  • Government affairs assistant
  • Policy research assistant
  • Survey research assistant
  • Consumer researcher
  • Community relations assistant
  • Community outreach assistant
  • Public relations assistant
  • Marketing and sales
  • Parole officer
  • Paralegal
  • Correctional officer
  • Legislative assistant
  • Community development assistant
  • Urban planning assistant
  • Childcare advocate
  • Senior advocate
  • Youth coach/advocate
  • College admissions counselor
  • College academic advisor
  • Alumni relations assistant
  • Fundraising
  • Professional writing/journalism
  • Editor assistant