Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies – Life after Fairfield

Your choice of a minor in Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies will enhance your qualifications for almost any career. You'll develop new sensitivities and insights into the realities of gender, race, class, ethnicity, and sexuality in politics, arts, society, and the workplace. You'll study these issues on both the theoretical and experiential levels, adding an educational dimension that will prove useful to prospective employers in business, government, the professions, and other fields.

WGS studies minors have gone on to work in the fields of:

  • Medicine
  • Law
  • Public Relations
  • Publishing
  • Business
  • Education

The list is endless. Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies will help you participate in the real world in which we live. A minor in Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies will help set your resume apart from the stack a potential employer will sift through or ideally situate you for future academic work in a variety of fields.

Learn more about how the University's Career Planning Center can support your post-graduate goals, and how Fairfield's tight-knit alumni network can build career and mentoring opportunities that last a lifetime. The Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies program regularly sponsors events that allows minors to meet with graduates of the program as well as other minors and the talented faculty who contribute to the program.

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