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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 Economic Monitor Reports Steady Economic Growth in 2nd Quarter 2017

(October 2, 2017) - Armstrong State University’s latest Coastal Empire Economic Monitor, which analyzes data and identifies trends affecting the regional economy, reports that the Savannah metro economy continued healthy growth in the second quarter of 2017 while forecasting moderately slower year-end movement.

Read More Armstrong to Present Visiting Writers Series Event Featuring Elise Blackwell on Oct. 5

(September 28, 2017) - Armstrong State University’s College of Liberal Arts will present a reading by acclaimed writer Elise Blackwell. The author of five novels, including Hunger, which was named the "Best Book of 2003” by the Los Angeles Times, Blackwell will read from her latest work of fiction, The Lower Quarter

Read More Armstrong Professor Named to University System of Georgia College 2025 Initiative Working Group

(August 18, 2017) – University System of Georgia Chancellor Steve Wrigley recently named Armstrong State University Associate Professor of Communications and African-American Studies Elizabeth F. Desnoyers-Colas, Ph.D., to the College 2025 Initiative working group. The group aims to produce more college graduates from Georgia’s public colleges and universities by 2025.

Read More Armstrong to Host Robert I. Strozier Faculty Lecture by Dr. Meimei Lin on Sept. 1

(August 16, 2017)–Armstrong State University will host a free lecture by Dr. Meimei Lin, “What is the Cost to Nature to Sustain an Increasing Population?” Dr. Lin will explore the effects of agricultural intensification on U.S. farmland and how restructured government policies can minimize unintended environmental impacts. This event is free and open to the public.

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