Information and Career Opportunities in Social Sciences

Information and Career Opportunities in Social Sciences

Remember to check out the Information and Career Opportunities in All Fields site for additional information.

  • American Psychological Association - Career information, job search, resume posting, and professional development in the field of psychology.
  • Civil Service Commission (PA) - This site provides access to the complete summary of open examination programs and the entire text of each examination announcement. You may also electronically request applications and supplements.
  • Criminal Justice Resources - This site provides links (scroll to find the links with annotations) to a wide variety of criminal justice agencies and resources.
  • Law Enforcement Jobs and Employment - This site includes employment information on over 4000 municipal police, state police and patrol, sheriff, federal, international, corrections, university and college departments.
  • Opportunity Knocks - Opportunity Knocks is a national online job site, HR resource and career development destination focused exclusively on the nonprofit community.
  • Security, Protection and Investigation Careers - Provides links to security, protection and investigation careers including job descriptions, daily activities, skill requirements, salary and required training.
  • Social Work and Social Services Jobs Online - Job site for jobs in social work, counseling, psychology, sociology, mental health, case management, employee assistance, volunteer management, substance abuse treatment, domestic violence, community development, youth development, child welfare, developmental disabilities and all other areas of social services.
  • State and Local Government Sources on the Net - Provides links to state, regional, county, and city homepages. You are able to access information about a wide variety of government issues from political action to human services programs to tourist sites. This page also provides links to national associations serving state and local governments. You may search by key words (such as "employment") to find links dealing with specific issues.
  • State of Pennsylvania Employment Opportunities - Provides links to the employment sections of state government sites. Employment opportunities are posted as they become available.
  • USAJobs Federal Jobs Search - USAJOBS is the official jobsite for the US Federal Government.
  • VISTA Web - This site provides information services to support current, former and potential VISTAs and Sponsors.