Gender Studies

Gender Studies examines gender as it intersects with race, ethnicity, class, age, disability and sexuality.

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Program Highlights

Courses employ diverse perspectives and draw from psychology, history, communication, literature, politics, art history, social justice and cultural studies. 

Interdisciplinary faculty members from a wide-range of disciplines teach Gender Studies classes, including LeeAnn Bartolini

Career Paths

Students who minor in Gender Studies have possible career paths in fields such as: 

  • Academia
  • Journalism
  • Non-profit work
  • Politics
  • Psychology
  • Public health
  • Public service
  • Social work

Degrees Offered


Course Catalog

Minor Requirements

Office Hours

Mon.–Fri., 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

Admissions and Aid

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