Graduate Outcomes

Sociology

First Destinations

  • 55% Employment
  • 15% Graduate School
  • 27% Post-Graduate Service
  • 1% Fellowships
  • 0% Continuing Education
  • 1% Other

Top Locations

Map of the world
  • Chicago, IL
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Madrid, Spain
  • Minneapolis, MN
  • Tokyo, Japan
  • Washington, DC

Employment

Positions Related to Career Goals

  • 32% Completely
  • 55% Moderately
  • 9% Slightly
  • 5% Not at All

Graduate Schools

Sociology

Graduate Schools Data

Institution Degree Field of Study Location
Chicago-Kent College of Law JD law Chicago, IL
Drake University JD law Des Moines, IA
Drexel University MSFS forensic science Philadelphia, PA
Johns Hopkins University MEd education Baltimore, MD
Syracuse University PhD sociology Syracuse, NY
University of California PhD sociology Irvine, CA
University of Illinois JD law Champaign, IL
University of Michigan JD law Ann Arbor, MI
University of Minnesota JD law Minneapolis, MN
University of Southern California PhD comparative media & culture Los Angeles, CA
University of Pennsylvania MS education Philadelphia, PA
Wake Forest University School of Divinity MDiv divinity Winston-Salem, NC
Washington University in St. Louis MSW social work St. Louis, MO
60%
60% of students are accepted to their first or second choice graduate institution and program

Service

Organization

  • City Year Chicago
  • Comunidades Latinas Unidas en Servicio
  • La Clinica del Pueblo
  • Operation Fresh Start
  • Seattle Audubon
Sociology

Service Data

Organization Location
AmeriCorps Carbondale, IL
AmeriCorps St. Paul, MN
AmeriCorps Dallas, TX
City Year Los Angeles, CA
City Year Chicago Chicago, IL
College Possible Chicago, IL
College Possible Minneapolis, MN
College Possible St. Paul, MN
Comunidades Latinas Unidas en Servicio St. Paul, MN
Grinnell Corps MICA Grinnell, IA
Horizons Savannah, GA
La Clinica del Pueblo Washington, DC
Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota Minneapolis, MN
Lutheran Volunteer Corps Washington, DC
Lutheran Volunteer Corps Chicago, IL
Operation Fresh Start Madison, WI
Playworks Chicago, IL
Saint Francis of Assisi Kitchen Scranton, PA
Seattle Audubon Seattle, WA
Shanti Bhavan Baliganapalli, India

Fellowships

Organization

  • Thomas J. Watson Foundation
Sociology

Fellowships Data

Organization Location
Thomas J. Watson Foundation Hungary, India, South Africa

Experiential Learning

Internships
77%
Sociology

Internships Data

Organization Field Location
3311 Productions, Inc. creative/performing arts Los Angeles, CA
ACLU of Nebraska law/legal services Lincoln, NE 
Al Exito education Des Moines, IA
Al Exito  education Des Moines, IA 
Alianza por tus Derechos social services San Jose, Costa Rica 
All Stars Project of Dallas creative/performing arts Dallas, TX 
Anita's Martinez Ballet Folklorico  creative/performing arts Dallas, TX 
ArtiCulture  creative/performing arts Minneapolis, MN 
ATC Management business administration/management London,  
Bedsider  education Grinnell, IA 
Belen Educa education Santiago, Chile
Boys and Girls Club education Waukegan, IL 
Breakthrough New York education Brooklyn , NY
Center for Constitutional Rights law/legal services New York, NY
Center for Constitutional Rights law/legal services New York, NY 
Center for International Policy government/public policy Washington, DC 
Central American Resource Center education Washington, DC 
Chandler Police Department Victims Service Unit law/legal services Chandler, AZ 
City of Madison computing/info systems Madison, WI 
Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles law/legal services Los Angeles, CA 
Comunidades Latinas Unidas en Servicio  education Minneapolis, MN 
Crisis Intervention Services social services Ottumwa, IA 
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance healthcare Chicago, IL
Desde Mi Huerto  research/development/science  Patillas, PR 
Do Something! Australia education Sydney, Australia 
Dr. Laura Ferguson healthcare Grinnell, IA
Dr. Pedro Albizu Campos SHS education Chicago, IL
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission law/legal services Chicago, IL 
ExtraHop Networks sales/marketing Seattle, WA
Family Source Center social services Los Angeles, CA 
Fundacion Cecilia Rivadeneira  healthcare Quito, Ecuador 
Gender Justice law/legal services St. Paul, MN
Grinnell Area Chamber of Commerce communications Grinnell, IA
Grinnell College education Grinnell, IA 
Grinnell College Development & Alumni Relations education Grinnell, IA 
Grinnell Community Daycare and Preschool education Grinnell, IA
Grinnell Regional Medical Center healthcare Grinnell, IA 
Grinnell Regional Medical Center communications Grinnell, IA
Harlem RBI education New York, NY
HealthNet  healthcare Woodland Hills, CA 
House of Rainbow Bridge education Phnom Penh, Cambodia 
Illinois Public Health Association healthcare Chicago, IL 
Imagine Grinnell social services Grinnell, IA 
Immigrant Allies of Marshalltown law/legal services Marshalltown, IA 
Inside Out Project creative/performing arts New York, NY 
Iowa Senate Democrats Policy Research Staff government/public policy Des Moines, IA
Lambda Legal law/legal services Chicago, IL 
Law Office of Jillian Kong-Sivert law/legal services Phoenix, AZ 
Los Angeles Times communications Los Angeles, CA 
Maricopa Medical Examiner's Office healthcare Phoenix, AZ 
Mary's Center healthcare Washington, DC
Middle Way Farm agriculture Grinnell, IA 
Mid-Iowa Community Action social services Grinnell, IA 
MTV communications New York, NY
multicult.fm weltkulturradio  communications Berlin, Germany 
National Coalition for the Homeless social services Washington, DC 
National Council of Jewish Women social services Washington, DC 
National Public Radio communications Washington, DC 
New York Civil Liberties Union law/legal services New York, NY 
NGO Agenda, Center for Family Support government/public policy Belgrade, Serbia 
Northwest Film Forum creative/performing arts Seattle, WA
Nourish-FIPAH education  Yorito, Honduras 
Partners of the Americas government/public policy Washington, DC 
Piper Jaffrat  finance Minneapolis, MN 
Plastic Recovery Technologies research/development/science  Bensonville, IL 
Prairie State Legal Services law/legal services Galesburg, IL 
Prateepsana Ismail Memorial School education Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand
Reality Changers education San Diego, CA 
Red Hen Press communications Pasadena, CA 
RefugeeOne  government/public policy Chicago, IL 
Romani National Council government/public policy Belgrade, Serbia 
SAFE Alliance social services Charlotte, NC 
Shedd Aquarium education Chicago, IL
Sisters4Sisters social services Cape Town, South Africa
Spaulding Rehabilitation healthcare Plymouth, MA 
Street Girls Aid social services  Achimota, Ghana 
Teach for America education Los Angeles, CA
Teach for America education Los Angeles, CA 
Teamster Union 705 law/legal services Chicago, IL
Time Out Tokyo communications Tokyo, Japan 
Urban Dreams social services Des Moines, IA
US Committee for Refugees and Immigrants law/legal services Des Moines, IA 
Venice Family Clinic healthcare Santa Monica, CA 
Wisconsin Capitol government/public policy Madison, WI 
Youth Action Youth Build social services New York, NY
Research
42%
Sociology

Research Data

Organization Field Location
American Bar Foundation national constitutions Chicago, IL 
Grinnell Chamber of Commerce social and economic sustainability Grinnell, IA
Grinnell College civic education in India Bangalore, India
University of California biomedicine Los Angeles, CA
University of Chicago educational methods' effects on urban children Chicago, IL 
University of Illinois psychology Chicago, IL
University of Southern California effect of community on youth development Santa Cruz, CA
World Institute on Disability sociology Berkeley, CA 
Service
62%
Off-Campus Study
67%

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