Gender Studies BA

Bachelor of Arts in Gender Studies

The need for those with a background in gender studies is growing. This interdisciplinary program examines the social, cultural and biological constructions of gender and sexuality. By pursuing this Bachelor of Arts degree, you will become a professional that develops, assesses and implements programs designed to address problems of violence against women, illiteracy and inadequate healthcare. The Gender Studies program offers you the chance to showcase your scholarship at annual conferences hosted by our GST program, along with opportunities to participate in community outreach and activism.

Industry Highlights

By viewing world events and cultures through the filters of different genders, students can gain powerful perspectives on freedom and empowerment.

- WorldWideLearn.com

Career Opportunities

  • Business
  • Social Work
  • Psychology
  • Media
  • Politics and Law
  • Sports
  • Education
  • Healthcare

Armstrong Edge

Current students take advantage of state-of-the-art computer labs, small class sizes, personalized plans of study and accessible faculty and staff with many years of experience.


Read More Armstrong State University Introduces New Semester Abroad Program in Siena, Italy

(October 24, 2016) – Beginning in the spring semester 2017, Armstrong State University will offer a new semester abroad program in Siena, Italy. Students will take classes via Armstrong’s long-time partner, the Dante Alighieri Institute. The 12-week program, which runs from January 22 through April 14, 2017, is open to all Armstrong students, as well as University System of Georgia transient students, and offers a full roster of semester credits.

Read More Armstrong State University’s Economic Monitor Reports 2nd Quarter Growth, Forecasts Slowdown

(October 24, 2016) - Armstrong State University’s latest Coastal Empire Economic Monitor reports that the Savannah metro economy continued its growth phase during the second quarter of 2016, but some turbulence lies ahead.

Read More Armstrong to Host A Moveable Feast Faculty Lecture Featuring Dr. Lara Wessel and Dr. Nicholas Mangee on Oct. 27

Armstrong will host a free lecture by Political Science Professor Lara Wessel and Economics Professor Nicholas Mangee, who will grapple with the nuances of Hillary Clinton’s and Donald Trump’s political and economic policies. This event is free and open to the public.

Read More Armstrong State University Signs Memorandum of Understanding With Ogeechee Technical College

(August 3, 2016) – Armstrong State University officials signed a memorandum of understanding with Ogeechee Technical College, located in Statesboro, Ga., on August 2, bridging the institution’s programs in Criminal Justice and Information Technology through a rigorous collection of major field courses.

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