h

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.

NEWS:

Read More Start Strong, Start Now Registration Event

(February 11, 2016) - Armstrong will host a one-day Start Strong, Start Now registration event for the Spring 2016 mini-mester on Friday, February 19 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the lobby of Victor Hall, located on Armstrong's main campus at 11935 Abercorn St. This event helps new students apply, get admitted and sign up for classes.

Read More Bryant Named Project Manager for City of Savannah’s New Gun Violence Reduction Initiative

(January 11, 2016) – Maxine Bryant, Ph.D., a lecturer in Armstrong State University’s Department of Criminal Justice, Social and Political Science, was recently named the project manager for the city of Savannah’s new gun violence reduction initiative, End Gun Violence: Step Forward.

Read More Curtis Promoted to Dean of the College of Liberal Arts

(January 11, 2016) – Dr. Christopher Curtis has been appointed to the position of Dean of the College of Liberal Arts at Armstrong State University and will begin his new role July 1, 2016. Curtis is currently the Head of the Department of History at Armstrong.

Read More Hip-Hop Fellow: Armstrong English Professor Heads to Harvard

(December 16, 2015) - Dr. Regina Bradley to serve as the Spring 2016 Nasir Jones Hiphop Fellow for the Hiphop Archive and Research Institute at the Hutchins Center.

View More Department News >