Careers in WGS

Our alums are employed as:

  • Public Awareness Coordinator
  • Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Mental Health Counselor
  • Advocacy Services Coordinator
  • Client Advocate
  • Clinical Therapist
  • Associate Vice President for Student Engagement
  • Professor
  • Academic Counselor
  • Director of Community Support Services
  • Filmmaker
  • Historian
  • Journalist
  • Author
  • Lawyer
  • Social Studies Teacher
  • Accommodations Administrator
  • Engagement Specialist in Behavioral Healthcare
  • Women’s Rights Advocate
  • Family Advocate
  • Family Caregiver Specialist
  • Criminal Justice Coordinator
  • Marketing & Development Professional
  • Education & Communications Director

Resources with information about Careers in WGS:

From the Grand Valley State University Website:
Internet Sites with Career-Related Information for Women’s Studies Majors

Internet Sites with Job Search Information for Women’s Studies Majors

  • Feminist Career Center — From the Feminist Majority Foundation. Lists full-time job openings and internships with feminist and progressive organizations. Also has links to feminist and nonprofit job banks.