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What Can You Do With a Women's Studies Degree?

ADVOCACY
Director of Philanthropy, American Civil Liberties Union
Executive Director, NoVo Foundation
Juvenile Justice Policy Coordinator
National Domestic Violence Trainer and Project Coordinator
Outreach Manager for Family Economic Security, Education, and Employment, National   
     Women's Law Center
Research Director, political action committee
Senior Program Officer, U.S. Human Rights Fund

ARTS
Director of Arts Education, theater company
Coordinator of Educational Programs and Services, Museum of African American History
Professional Leadership & Diversity Programs Coordinator at an arts organization

BUSINESS
Account Executive
Chief Operating Office, digital marketing firm
Client Relations Lead Specialist, fashion industry
Communications Planner at an advertising agency
Consultant with Sustainable Finance LTD
Design Change Analyst, General Motors
Diversity and Learning Manager at a Fortune 10 company
Marketing, Membership & Special Events Coordinator for a business association
Organization Development Consultant
Purchasing manager for a manufacturing company
Senior Manager, Brand Strategy
Special Loans Analyst, Quicken Loans

EDUCATION
Directory of Equity and English Language Learning, Public School District
Professor
Education Coordinator, State Historical Society
University Development Officer
Library Director
Manager of Recruitment, New Leaders for New Schools
Assistant Director at an educational non-profit organization
Elementary school teacher
High School Teacher

HEALTH CARE PRACTICE
Neurologist
Nurse
Nurse Midwife
Obstetrician and Gynecologist
Physician’s Assistant
Physician, general practice
Physician, maternal-fetal medicine specialist
Psychiatrist

HIGHER EDUCATION ADMINISTRATION
Associate Director of Admissions at a University
Coordinator of Internships & Experiential Learning Services, university career center
Director of Advancement at a university
Director of External Relations, College of Law
Executive Director Foundation Relations and Program Initiatives at a university
Manger of Student Success and Veterans Affairs at a community college
Program Manager, Community Action and Social Change minor

 

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Content Manager for a political action website
Data Judge/ Microsoft
Health IT Analyst

LAW
Associate Regional Counsel, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Education Access Attorney, American Civil Liberties Union
Attorney at private law firm, mergers and acquisitions and commercial law
Attorney, commercial litigation
Attorney, mass torts and products liability
Attorney, Transgender Legal Defense and Education Fund
Attorney, Union-side labor and employment law firm
Attorney, Wills and Estate Planning
Criminal defense attorney (federal and state)
Family Law Staff Attorney, National Center for Lesbian Rights
Immigration Attorney
Public Defender
Special Assistant Attorney General, domestic and sexual abuse prosecution

MEDIA AND COMMUNICATION
Account Strategist, Google
Director of State Agency Communications, Office of the Governor of Minnesota
Digital Producer for a Media Network
Scientific Communications Associate at a pharmaceutical company
Director of Communications and Technology
Free-lance journalist
Investigative Reporter, BuzzFeed
Production Associate, Jezebel Productions
Writer for a Finance Magazine

PUBLIC HEALTH
Chief Strategy Office, City Department of Public Health
Clinical Analyst Supervisor
Coordinator of a Maternal Infant Health Program at a teen health center
Clinical Analyst Supervisor, MD at Home
Family planning health educator, community healthcare network
Health Information Program Manager
Manager in Strategic Services, Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association
Operations Manager, Physician and Rural Networks for a health system
HIV/AIDS Program Coordinator, Department of Community Health

SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH
Research Scientist, pharmaceutical company
Laboratory technologist, microbiology lab
Immunologist, Research Fellow at a university
Research Scientist, university laboratory

SOCIAL WORK AND HUMAN SERVICE
Case Manager for Survivors of Torture, International Rescue Committee
Child Psychologist
Clinical Psychologist, community mental health substance abuse treatment clinic
Clinical Social Worker, Trauma Burn Center
Community Outreach Specialist, YWCA
Foster Care Case Manager, Jewish Family Services
Rehabilitation Counselor, Department of Energy, Labor and Economic Growth
Social Services Contracts Manager, area agency on aging

Social Worker with families in the foster care system
Social Worker, Children's Hospital
STI/HIV Program Manager, Planned Parenthood