Department of Sociology
Internships and Career Planning
Any concentration may involve cooperative education placements or internships which offer an opportunity for students to work in settings where they can apply their knowledge and learn more about careers in their area of study, as well as cognate courses in other departments.
Students must register for internship credit in the department. The prerequisite for Soc 4890 (the internship number) is 12 hours in sociology. From 1 - 5 hours may be taken during one semester and it may be repeated once for credit. Consult the Director of Undergraduate Studies for more information.
There are a wide variety of career options for students majoring or minoring in sociology. In addition to checking out the resources available at the BGSU Career Center, you may also wish to explore the American Sociological Association’s resources on this topic American Sociological Association Student Resources.
Our Director of Undergraduate Studies is also available to assist you with your career planning needs.