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Library and Online Career Resources Geared to WGSS Majors and Beyond
What can you do with a WGSS degree?
Career paths of Women, Gender, Sexuality Studies graduates
This web page takes you to the many varied vocational trajectories for WGSS majors.
Spotlight on: Career Resources Books!
- The Best Job in the World by Ben SouthallCall Number: E-bookISBN: 0730313778Publication Date: 2014-09-17
- Career Courage by Katie C. Kelley; Michael SnellCall Number: E-bookISBN: 0814436757Publication Date: 2016-03-02
- Career Match by Shoya Zichy; Ann BidouCall Number: E-bookISBN: 0814438164Publication Date: 2017-06-22
- Lose the Resume, Land the Job: almost everyone gets it wrong : this is how you can get it right by Gary BurnisonCall Number: E-bookISBN: 1119475236Publication Date: 2018-02-01
- Up Is Not the Only Way by Beverly Kaye; Lindy Williams; Lynn CowartCall Number: E-Book HF5381 .K3924 2017ISBN: 9781523083497Publication Date: 2017
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Occupational Outlook Handbook
Provides overviews of occupations and projections for employment over the next decade, by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Free online resource providing information about occupations by the US Department of Labor and Employment and Training Administration.
Websites for salary research
- Bureau of Labor StatisticsHow much does the career of ___________ pay?
- Occupational Outlook HandbookHow much does the career of ___________ pay?
- Salary.comWhat impacts the salary level (years of experience, location, more training?) and how can I find out more?
- GlassdoorWhat impacts the salary level (years of experience, location, more training?) and how can I find out more?
- College Salary ReportHow much do grads of different schools earn?
Articles of interest regarding salaries
Over Time, Humanities Grads Close the Pay Gap With Professional Peers An article from the journal The Chronicle of Higher Education
Does a liberal arts degree lead to low pay? Not necessarily An article from CBS News
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