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Sociology B.S.


What can I do with this major?

Related Career Titles
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  • Service Eligibility Assessor
  • Community Care Worker
  • Activities Coordinator
  • Immigration Clerk
  • Program Assistant
  • Project Specialist
  • City Planner
  • Museum Curator
  • Field Organizer Community
  • Media Planner
  • Employment Specialist
  • Client Liaison
  • Youth Worker
  • Research Assistant
  • Police/Probation Officer
  • Case Manager


  • Human Services Technician
  • Animal Cruelty Officer
  • Volunteer Services Manager
  • Student Recruiter
  • Legislative Analyst
  • Protective Services Specialist
  • Research Associate
  • Foster Care Placement Specialist
  • Community Outreach Coordinator
  • Family Services Coordinator
  • Archivist
  • Court Advocate
  • Health Educator
  • Community Supervision Officer
  • Legal Advocate


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Professional Organizations

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  • Sociology Club (UHD)
  • Pre-Law Association (UHD)
  • Pi Gamma Mu International Social Sciences Honor Society
  • American Sociological Association
  • National Social Science Association

Graduate School Considerations *Programs not offered at UHD

  • Master of Arts in Non-profit Management
  • Master of Arts in Teaching
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Public Policy*
  • Masters of Science in Criminal Justice
  • Master of Social Work*
  • Master of Arts in Sociology*
  • Master of Education in Counseling*

Community Partnerships

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  • USDA/ARS Children's Nutrition Research Center
  • Center for the Healing of Racism
  • Bering Omega
  • Catholic Charities
  • SEARCH Homeless Center
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters
  • Interfaith Ministries
  • CHOSEN Clinic
  • Northwest Assistance Ministries
  • Museum District
  • Planned Parenthood
  • The Bridge
  • Mothers Against Drunk Driving
  • Neighborhood Centers
  • The Center
  • Black Sheep Agency


  • St. Luke’s Episcopal Health System
  • The Dēmos Center for the Public Sector
  • The Council on Recovery
  • HAWC Allied-THA
  • Mona Mentors Community Agency
  • AIDS Foundation Houston
  • ACLU of Texas
  • Covenant House
  • VITAS Healthcare of TX
  • Memorial Assistance Ministries
  • Baylor College of Medicine
  • Aldine Y.O.U.T.H

What is Sociology?

The Bachelor of Science in Sociology is the study of human behaviors and interactions within group contexts including poverty, deviant behavior, substance abuse family, religion, government, and mass media.


  • Learn how societies create opportunities and perpetuate inequalities in economics, education, gender, ethnicity, and race relations.
  • Study ways communities develop in relation to culture, religion, and kinship.
  • Learn about the connections of social life and the emergence of a global cultural system