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Social Science Degrees and Programs Offered in Ohio (OH)


Social science degrees in Ohio are good preparation for jobs in several different sectors, including government, industrial, commercial and sales. Depending on what you study, many of them have a fantastic future with great pay. The level of education required can be anything from just a bachelor's degree, to a master's degree or a doctorate. The important thing is to choose a career you will like, that is financially rewarding and is experiencing growth.

Social science degrees in OH cover many majors

There are so many different occupations that begin with social science degrees. Based on reports as of May 2009 from the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Ohio Department of Jobs and Families, here are three occupations that offer excellent career possibilities to graduates with social science degrees in Ohio.

Market research analysts: The May 2009 mean annual salary in Ohio was $62,840, with 22.8 percent projected job growth between 2008 and 2018--the fastest growing social science career in Ohio.

Sociologists: The annual mean salary for sociologists as of May 2009 was $53,410. Projected job growth between 2008 and 2018 is 20 percent.

Social scientists and related workers, all others: This category had an annual mean salary of $70,340 as of May 2009. Job openings are projected to grow 13.2 percent from 2008 through 2018.