Summary: Aug 2010
The information below describes typical occupations and employers associated with this major.
Understand that some of the options listed below may require additional training.
Moreover, you are not limited to these options alone when choosing a possible career path.
Description of Women's Studies
At The University of Georgia, women's studies is an interdisciplinary program offering a wide variety of classes
both in women's studies and through cross-listed departments around campus. Majoring in women's studies can
enhance a student's career preparation by increasing the understanding of social diversity, giving students an
international and interdisciplinary perspective, equipping students with critical and analytical skills, and providing
a background and understanding of women and the role they play in the public and private sectors. Career
opportunities for Women's studies graduates may include law, women's health, education, counseling, public
relations, politics, social policy or business. This might include, but is not limited to, law, women's studies,
psychology, counseling, public administration, medical school, education administration, education, and business.
Possible Job Titles of Women's Studies Graduates