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Associate Degree in Sociology


Social Science Research Assistants, $53,866.68

Sociologists, $99,947.57

Sociology Teacher, Postsecondary, $99,925.13

Source: EMSI, 2021.1 dataset for San Bernardino and Riverside counties 

Career Info

An associate of arts in sociology degree can prepare you for four-year college studies in sociology or related fields such as social work, criminology or social science education. It can lead to a career path in education, social work or criminal justice, among others.

Potential Careers

  • Social services
  • Human resources
  • Substance abuse counselor
  • Educational or guidance counselor
  • Marriage and family therapist
  • Rehabilitation counselor
  • Child, family and school social worker
  • Social worker
  • Healthcare social worker
  • Social service specialist
  • Probation officer
  • Community health worker
  • Corrections officer
  • Law enforcement