Women's Studies Requirements
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A Women's Studies degree explores the many factors that influence and shape the life of women today and throughout history. Students investigate these influences throughout the world. By viewing world events and cultures through the filters of different genders, students can gain powerful perspectives on freedom and empowerment. Women's studies majors learn to appreciate the achievements of female leaders over the years while positioning themselves for their own cultural breakthroughs.
Women's Studies Careers
The career trajectory of people with a Women's Studies degree appears to be focused around a few careers. The most common career that users with Women's Studies degrees have experience in is Occupational Therapist Assistant, followed by Midwife, Social Worker, Graduate Teaching Assistant, Sociologist, Health Educator, Social Media Manager, Horse Trainer, Teacher Assistant, and Music Teacher.
|Career||% of graduates||% of population||Multiple|
|Occupational Therapist Assistant||0.5%||0.0%||19.0×|
|Graduate Teaching Assistant||2.0%||0.1%||16.0×|
|Social Media Manager||1.5%||0.4%||3.7×|
Women's Studies Salary
Women's Studies graduates earn on average $k, putting them in the bottom percentile of earners with a degree.
|Percentile||Earnings after graduation ($1000s USD)|
|25th (bottom earners)||-|
|Median (average earners)||-|
|75th (top earners)||-|
Women's Studies Underemployment
Women's Studies graduates are highly employed compared to other graduates. We have collected data on three types of underemployment. Part-time refers to work that is less than 30 hours per week. Non-college refers to work that does not require a college degree. Low-paying includes a list of low-wage service jobs such as janitorial work, serving, or dishwashing.
|Employment Type||Proportion of graduates|
|We are still collecting information for this degree|