Career Possibilities

A Minor in Women’s Studies is an excellent preparation for students wishing to better understand the changing relationship of women to the family and work. The minor can help students evaluate their own choices and options in a rapidly changing society and understand where and how their talents and skills may best serve their own and society’s needs. For those students interested in pursuing advanced degrees, Women’s Studies is a solid preparation for fields in the Social and Behavioral Sciences and the Humanities. Women’s Studies also enables students interested Human Services or Nursing careers to understand the sociological and psychological aspects of the families who will receive their services. This program offers students an opportunity to understand the role of women in history and contemporary United States society.