Career Information Online
Useful Sociology Career Sites
Compiled by Jeana Abromeit, Professor of Sociology, Alverno College
- This site has lots of helpful information on sociology and careers.
- American Sociological Association
- Career Resources for Undergraduates
- American Political Science Association
Websites for Finding Information on Financial Aid
- Alverno Financial Aid
- Scholarships & Grants
- National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators
- The College Board
- The Occupational Outlook Handbook
- This is an excellent site for finding information about occupations (e.g., the nature of the work, working conditions, employment outlook, qualifications, and wages for particular occupations).
- Mapping Your Future
- This is a great site that provides information about higher education, selecting a school, paying for school, and planning a career. Information is also provided in Spanish.
- This is a great site that offers information on occupations, wages, and the general outlook for particular occupations.
- Wisconsin Nonprofits
Information on organizations, companies, non-profits
The Source: Alverno College Library’s Electronic Databases
The Path: Go to the Library’s web page
Click on “Finding Information” then “Data Bases – A to Z”
There are many data bases (e.g., Business Insights: Essentials)
Protecting your online reputation while searching for employment.
Many employers search online and social media platforms to 'research' potential employees before hiring. The “Online Reputation Management” nonprofit provides an important service that helps job seekers monitor their online presence.Sociology >