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
- 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 Handbook. OSU Ecampus Career Services is also a great resource for career information.