What can I become with a Sociology Degree?

  • City Manager
  • Advertising Manager
  • FBI Agent
  • Mental Health Worker
  • Police Officer
  • High School Teacher
  • Gerontologist
  • Personnel Manager
  • Insurance Agent
  • Career Counselor
  • Political Lobbyist
  • Guidance Counselor
  • Human Services Administrator
  • Community Services Agency Director
  • Market Research Analyst
  • Labor Relations Specialist
  • Public Relations Manager
  • Probation/Parole Officer
  • Executive Director, non-profit organization
Does a Sociology Degree make $$ and Sense?
The Chicago Tribune reports that college graduates earn on average 75% more money than those who only have a high school degree. In particular, graduates with a sociology degree typically can earn between $32,000 and $44,000 for entry level jobs. (NACE 2011 Salary Report)