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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 Armstrong To Host Discussion with “Mercy Street” Actor William Mark McCullough and Dr. Felicity Turner on Feb. 23

(February 21, 2017) – In “Presenting the Civil War: Women, Medicine and Hollywood on ‘Mercy Street’,” the two will discuss PBS Civil War drama, “Mercy Street,” produced by Ridley Scott. This event is free and open to the public.

Read More Armstrong State University Ranks #41 on U.S. News & World Report for 2017 Best Online Criminal Justice Programs

(January 10, 2016) – In a report published today, U.S.News & World Report ranks Armstrong State University #41 on the 2017 Best Online Criminal Justice Programs list. Armstrong is the only institution in Georgia to be included in the national rankings.

Read More Armstrong Students Advance to the Semifinals in South Atlantic Moot Court Tournament

(November 11, 2016) – Armstrong State University students Roxy Simons and Marisol Estrada, both seniors and political science majors, were semifinalists in the 2017 South Atlantic Regional Moot Court tournament, held at the University of Central Florida. Simons and Estrada took the first seed after winning the quarterfinal round against a team from the University of Georgia.

Read More Armstrong Professor Receives 2017 Georgia Art Education Association Distinguished Service Award

(November 11, 2016) – Armstrong State University Art, Music and Theatre Department Head Tom L. Cato, Ed.D., received the Georgia Art Education Association (GAEA) Distinguished Service within the Profession Award. This award recognizes an outstanding GAEA member for exemplary contributions, service and achievement at the state level. The award was presented at the annual convention in Gainesville, Ga., on October 15.

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