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Preparation for a Variety of Careers

The Sociology program at Eastern University prepares individuals to pursue a variety of career interests—from data analysis to teaching to social work to business to nonprofit management. It provides students with some of the most highly valued skills for work in the 21st century including the ability to think critically; communicate clearly; understand social structures and group processes; evaluate and process information; and summarize and interpret data.

Sociology Majors can be found in the following Industries and Professions:

Administration
Advertising
Business Management
Child Welfare
City Planning
Community Activism
Corrections
Counseling
Demography
Family Case Work
Foreign Service
Healthcare

Journalism
Law
Law Enforcement
Nonprofit Management
Park Services
Policy Analysis
Public Relations
Publishing
Recreation
Rehabilitation Counseling
Research
Social Work