What Can I Do with a Women's Studies Degree?
Because of the wide applicability of the skills we teach and the breadth of knowledge gained, students will find a Women's Studies major or minor an ideal preparation for careers or further training in:
- Government agencies dealing with human rights, women, and the family
- Health care (e.g., delivery of women's and rainbow health care services)
- Social work
- Community leadership and activism
- International development (e.g., CIDA, UN)
"Gender and equality issues are central to the work we do in developing countries. Students with this background can make a valuable contribution." Leanne Cooper, Development Officer, CIDA