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College of Letters and Science

Montana State University
P.O. Box 172360
Bozeman, MT 59717-2360

Tel: (406) 994-4288
Fax: (406) 994-7580
E-mail: lands@montana.edu
Location: 2-205 Wilson Hall

Dean:

Nicol C. Rae
nicol.rae@montana.edu

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Careers with a Degree in Sociology or Anthropology

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What Can I Do With a Major in Sociology?

What Can I Do With a Degree in Anthropology?

Careers with a Degree in Sociology

• Human resources
• Social and family services
• Law enforcement
• Business ownership and management
• Community organizing
• Marketing and sales
• Nonprofit administration
• Academic research
• Marketing research
• Health care administration
• Public relations and communications

Our graduates have also received a master's and Ph.D. degree in sociology, education and social work. Our sociology majors also have entered into professional programs in law, medicine and business.

Rutgers University Career Services: Career Opportunities for Majors in Sociology

Careers with a Degree in Anthropology

A degree in anthropology prepares students for graduate work in this discipline; graduate degrees are typically required for professional participation in the field. Anthropologists find careers in the following fields:

• Research
• University instruction
• Consulting
• Teaching
• Museum curation
• Historic preservation
• Federal and state agencies
• Medicine and public health
• Environmental organizations
• Nongovernmental organizations
• Cultural resource management
• International development
• Social services

Undergraduates with an associated teaching certificate can find employment in secondary schools.

Rutgers University Career Services: Career Opportunities for Majors in Anthropology