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Sociology - A 21st Century Career

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Undergraduate Contact Information

Undergraduate Studies Director: 
Dr. Ariel Ducey

Undergraduate Program Advisor: 
sociundergrad@ucalgary.ca

Law and Society Program Coordinator: 
Dr. Ted McCoy 
ejmccoy@ucalgary.ca

Sociology Students’ Association: 
ucsocistudent@gmail.com

Sociology - A 21st Century Career

Submitted by sandra.grills2 on Mon, 03/21/2016 - 11:43am

The American Sociological Association has information on careers in Sociology: https://www.asanet.org/career-center/careers-sociology. For further information regarding careers in Sociology, please see the Career Services website at: http://www.ucalgary.ca/careerservices/.
The Canadian Sociological Association’s Student Concerns Subcommittee also offers employment resources: http://www.csa-scs.ca/files/webapps/csapress/student/?page_id=46

Our alumni have found employment in the following areas:

  • Community activism, advocacy, and development
  • Multicultural and immigration programs and cross-cultural training
  • Culture, recreation, and youth and literacy programs
  • Human resources
  • Criminal justice, security management and law enforcement, law practice
  • Tourism
  • Insurance and actuarial science
  • Rehabilitation counselling, medical research and social determinants of health
  • Sports administration
  • Career/life planning and transition management
  • Economic development