Social work is a very important activity, which includes the provision of special assistance in the exercise of rights (restoration of social justice) to a person, a group of people or society. The profession of a sociologist can be obtained at Ukrainian higher educational institutions, which provide a high level of knowledge, but at the same time, the tuition fee is affordable. The certified specialists are in demand on the labour market and highly wanted where proactive, prognostic and controlling social work is required. Sociologists can be employed in public and private organizations, and carry out advisory activities. After acquiring the qualification of bachelor’s degree, the studies can be continued at the masters and postgraduate courses, which subsequently enables to engage in teaching activities in educational institutions.