Sociology and criminal justice majors can choose from a wide variety of careers. Not only is sociology an important component of a liberal education, it can also provide important insights for graduates pursuing careers in law, advertising, nursing, social service, business, and many other areas.
Our alumni have gone on to a variety of rewarding fields, including social services, corrections, law, management, and sales. Many have gone on to further education in law and graduate schools.
Here's how a few Elmhurst graduates from the Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice in sociology are using their degrees:
For further information about careers, go to the Prospective Students area of the American Sociological Association's web site.