Jobs Prospects

What kind of jobs can you get with a Women's Studies degree? Women’s Studies is an interdisciplinary program that allows students to focus on various fields in pursuit of an exciting career. The following are examples of WS courses that relate directly to particular lines of work:


Women and Health

  • WS 305: Women and Health
  • WS 306: Indigenous Women's Health
  • WS 350: Sex Differences in the Life Cycle
  • WS 465: Science, Sex, and Reproduction

Women and Anti-Violence

  • WS 202: Psychology of Gender
  • WS 436: Gender, Justice and Law
  • WS 437: Gender and Violence
  • WS 446: Gender Violence Over the Lifecycle

Women Filmmaker/Feminist Blogger/Writer/Cultural Critic

  • WS 375: Women and the Media
  • WS 381: Gender, Sexuality and Literature
  • WS 424: Gender, Sexuality, and Cyberspace
  • WS 445: U.S. Women’s Literature and Culture
  • WS 454: Gender, Sexuality, and Global Popular Culture
  • WS 481: Women and Film
  • WS 466: Gender in Action Cinema

LGBTQ+ Advocate

  • WS 141: Introduction to LGBTQ+ Studies
  • WS 392: Sexualities
  • WS 426: The Anthropology of Sexuality
  • WS 441: Queer Theory
  • WS 493: Trans* Studies:
    Trans(feminine/masculine/gender/nonconforming/sexual)