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What can you do with a degree in Women's Studies?
By the time they complete their degree, Women's Studies students are subject experts in the areas of gender, intersectionality, and equity, with an understanding of what it takes to empower themselves and others to become change makers. This makes them highly competitive on the job market, as employers increasingly seek candidates with intersectional expertise.
Career fields include:
- Law and Politics
- Not-For-Profit and Advocacy Work
See Our Teaching in Action
Students Create Online Map that Highlights Virginia Women’s STEM Contributions
A women in technology class, taught by Ruth Osorio, created a map with pinned entries detailing the contributions of women in Virginia to the science, technology, engineering and math fields.
We are a community that cares deeply about social justice in every aspect of life.