Why Choose a Nontraditional by Gender Career?

First and foremost, the choice of a nontraditional by gender career follows a personal vision based on one's unique individual interests, abilities and talents, and this choice is free from stereotypical biases and fears.

A nontraditional by gender career choice may also bring:

  • gratifying job situation
  • self sufficiency:
    • sustainable wages
    • financial security
    • benefits package
  • flexible hours
  • professional development
  • opportunity for advancement

Image of footsteps on the beach.


"Two roads diverged in a wood, and I -

I took the one less traveled by,

And that has made all the difference."

—Robert Frost


Nontraditional by gender careers are paths "less traveled".

Theresa Bowse
Special Programs Coordinator
Location: Maureen M. Wilkens Hall
               Room 233
Phone: 774-330-4374
E-mail: tbowse@capecod.edu

See also: Coaches & Mentors