Careers: B.A./B.S. Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies – Online

Woman on computer: Online degree program in Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies offered by OSU.

An undergraduate degree in women, gender and sexuality studies (WGSS) from OSU is a stepping stone toward careers in advocacy, criminal justice, education and social work.  Many of our graduates also use their degree as a foundation for graduate school or law school.

Here is a sample list of job titles for WGSS majors:

  • Clinical social worker
  • College professor
  • Human rights advocate
  • Journalist
  • Lawyer (many WGSS graduates go on to law school)
  • Legislative aide
  • Labor union organizer
  • Rape crisis program director
  • Victim’s advocate

For information about job prospects for these career fields, please visit the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational HandbookOSU Ecampus Career Services is also a great resource for career information.


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