Sociology: A World of Opportunities
Adapted from the American Sociological Association
Sociology is the study of the development, structure, interaction, and collective behavior of organized groups of human beings. Most people who think of themselves as "sociologists" or have the word "sociologist" in their job title have education and training at the graduate school or master's level. Most people who have earned a bachelor of arts in sociology apply their knowledge and skills to a wide variety of jobs in areas such as business, health care, criminal justice, social services, and government.
What can I do with a BA in sociology?
What can I do with an MA or PhD degree in sociology?
By earning a graduate-level degree, you have a wide range of sociological career options, although they may not carry the specific title of "sociologist":
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