Sociology & Political Science
Sociology Opportunities and Resources
Find information about academic conferences, national organizations for undergraduate students, help with applying to graduate school, as well as other professional and academic resources in Sociology.
- Professional Conferences and Undergraduate Symposium
- Sociology Associations with Student Memberships
- Graduate Programs in Sociology
Criminology, Environmental Sociology, Political Economy
General Sociology; Applied Sociology
Arts, culture, religion; Cities, states, and political economy; Deviant behavior and social control; Gender and sexuality; Health and the life course; Race, ethnicity, and immigration; Social movements, politics, and power; Work, labor, and occupations
Comparative Political Economy and Global Analysis; Culture; Social Psychology; Social Inequality
MA, PhD, Joint MA/PhD
Family, Health, and Life Course; ·Gender and Sexuality; Race and Urban Studies
Criminology, Deviance, & Law; Race, Gender, & Class; Culture; Social Psychology; Work, Occupation, & Organization
crime, law and deviance; family, health and children at risk; political sociology and social movements, rural sociology and development; social inequalities; and work, organization and economy
Community Development, Criminology, Social Demography and Social Inequality
Culture & Identity; Health, Aging, and Environment; Political & Economic Institutions and Social Movements; Social Control & Deviance; Social Inequalities
Comparative and Historical Sociology; Population Studies; Medical Sociology; Economic Sociology; Stratification; Social Psychology; Sociology of Religion
organizational studies, work and occupations, sociology of the economy, social movements, comparative and historical sociology, life course and family studies, social stratification, social psychology, sociology of religion, quantitative methods, social theory, demography and human ecology
Criminology/ Public Sociology
Crime, Deviance and Social Control; Family and Life Course; Global Social Change and Development; Inequality: Class, Race, and Gender; Rural and Community Sociology; Work, Industry and Organizations
Historical Sociology; Cultural Sociology; Education; Family; Law and Society; Political Sociology; Religion; Sex and Gender; Stratification
Africana Studies; Criminology/Delinquency; Cultural Sociology; Deviant Behavior; Medical Sociology; Mental Health; Work and Labor Markets
SocioWeb - Sociological Resources
Child Welfare Information Gateway - substance abuse, statistics
Sociological Literary Resources
The Qualitative Report - An online journal dedicated to qualitative research and critical inquiry.
Census Bureau Press Releases- Provides announcements of new statistics related to a wide range of subjects. Searchable by subject or by date.
Data on the Net - A collection of Internet sites of Social Science statistical data, data catalogs, data libraries, social science gateways, addresses and more
World Resources Institute - Provides statistical projections regarding urbanization.
CJ Students- Topics of Interest
Careers in Sociology and Criminal Justice
Careers in Sociology and Criminal Justice include: Law Enforcement; Paralegal; Social Worker; Public Relations; Journalist; Rehabilitation Professional; Urban Planning; Environmental Groups; College Advising; Administrative Support; Researcher; Insurance Provider; Substance Abuse Educator; Human Resources; Attorney; Media Relations; Case Manager; Childcare; Non-Profit Professional; College Admissions; Probation and Parole; Community Development; Alumni Relations; Consumer Researcher; Judicial Affairs; and many more!