Opportunities in Sociology

The Canadian Sociological Association is pleased to present a resource  students co-produced with the University of British Columbia.

Our Opportunities in Sociology pamphlet presents an easily accessible guide to labour market opportunities for students graduating with a BA in Sociology.

The pamphlet is designed with practical advice in mind and will be of interest both to students considering majoring in Sociology and students graduating with a Sociology degree.

The pamphlet consists of four separate sections:

  1. An introduction to some of the unique skills that set sociology apart as a discipline.
  2. An overview of the Canadian labour market and the types of jobs available to Sociology BA graduates.
  3. An examination of how sociology students can best prepare themselves for the labour market.
  4. An introduction, based on sociological research, of the most fruitful ways to conduct a job search.