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Career Opportunities in Social Science in Canada

Career and employment opportunities for Canadian university students graduating in Social Science.


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Employment Resources and Professions Available to Social Science Graduates

A general background in social sciences can be used for a variety of employment opportunities due to skills gained such as how to think creatively and how to evaluate situations. For example, graduates can work in various government agencies working as clerks and analysts. With additional skills graduates can work in child and youth care, community social services, addiction services, counseling, and in program development and policy making.

With an additional teaching degree, graduates can work in schools where they teach social studies, economics, or other social sciences. They can also be involved with the development of various social science programs and evaluation. They can also work with special-needs students such as those with mental disabilities or physical handicaps.

Academically, graduates can remain in the university system and teach social sciences, sociology, anthropology, economics, political science, and psychology while doing research at the same time. Often, social sciences professors in Canada are doing research for the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council.

A background in social sciences can be used for entry to programs such as law, education, social work, healthcare, or medicine. Students can also upgrade their general program and specialize in anthropology, gender studies, sociology, criminology, psychology, economics, and political science.



Study and Work in Social Science in Canada

Study Social Science in Canada
What is Social Science? Discover similiar and related programs and universities in Canada offering Social Science degrees.


Social Science Admission Requirements
The prerequisites required to become accepted to a undergraduate program in Social Science.


Graduate Social Science Admission Requirements
The prerequisites required to become accepted to a graduate and/or postgraduate PhD program in Social Science.


What Social Science Students Learn
Topics and concepts that are covered and the overall approach or focus taken in studying Social Science.


Research in Social Science
Research areas, topics, interests and projects in Social Science.



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