"... the first wisdom of sociology is this: things are not what they seem." Peter L. Berger
Majoring and Minoring in Sociology
Interested in becoming a sociology major or minor?
Contact Dr. Mim Thomas, the Director of Undergraduate Studies.
Sociology can lead the way to many career options
A Notre Dame survey of alumni/ae who majored in sociology reveals that they are employed as business managers, consultants, corporation executives, insurance agents, medical administrators, politicians, realtors, religious ministers, social workers, teachers, and university professors.
- Sociology enhances a business degree: Sociology for Business
- Sociology helps prepare for a career in law: Sociology for Pre-Law Students
- Sociology can prepare you for a career in medicine: Sociology for Pre-Med Students
Arts and Letters students from every major succeed in business, graduate or professional school, or full-time service. Learn more about the career outcomes of all of our graduates, including Sociology majors and minors.