Careers

A minor in Women’s and Gender Studies helps you pursue a graduate degree or employment in a variety of fields.

UNE's Women's and Gender Studies minors have pursued careers in fields such as law, business, education, publishing, journalism, the arts, social service, the health professions, and various levels of government and public policy.

A degree in Women’s and Gender Studies is essential to the work being done in community agencies focused on counseling, domestic violence, women’s health, rape crisis response and human rights.

Even when a Women’s and Gender Studies minor may not seem directly related to a career field, it signals to prospective employers or graduate programs that you are a socially conscious applicant with highly developed written and oral communication skills.

Learn how a minor in Women's and Gender Studies has benefited six UNE alumnae.