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- Major: Yes
- Minor: Yes
- Graduate Degree: No
- Campus: Macomb
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Undergraduate Majors, Minors & Programs of Study
The field of Women's Studies includes focus on the many and varied contributions of women to human culture, as well as the impact of culture on women. WIU's Bachelor of Arts in Women's Studies offers a multicultural, interdisciplinary exploration of societal conditions that affect women in many contexts.
A major in Women's Studies prepares students for a wide array of human services fields that specifically serve women clients, customers, or consumers. Common career fields include social services, industries, communications fields, research, advertising, marketing, journalism, government, law enforcement, and non-profit agencies. In addition, the program builds a foundation for graduate work in Women's Studies, Law, Social Sciences, Humanities, or Health disciplines.