Career Opportunities

Sociology, Criminology, and Social Work Careers

Immaculata students who have majored in Sociology, Criminology, or Social Work have real jobs! The skills you will learn can be applied to careers in social services, criminal justice, business, and education in the public or private sector. 

Some typical career opportunities for our graduates are:

  • Parole officer (federal, state, county)
  • Probation officer (federal, state, county)
  • Social work: court or school social worker
  • Social service agency worker
  • Criminal justice administration
  • Federal justice system (FBI, AFT, U.S. Marshall, Border Patrol, DEA)
  • State justice system (attorney general, warden, state police officer)
  • County justice system (police officer, sheriff, coroner, clinical social worker)
  • Law
  • Public policy
  • Government administration (federal, state, county)
  • Sociology teacher
  • Government workers within the Census Bureau or agencies that develop services for the aged
  • Positions in advertising
  • Human resource managers
  • Positions in the insurance industry
  • Workers in non-profit agencies that develop or promote health and community programs
  • Business people
  • International relations workers
  • Correctional facility program developers

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