Study women, gender, sexuality and diversity in an established, interdisciplinary program. Become well-prepared to engage with diverse populations and work in a variety of careers.
Students who are interested in feminism, LGBTQ studies, social justice, health and reproductive politics gain a deeper understanding of underrepresented groups through research and community involvement. Learn to succeed in a diverse world and interpret human experiences with empathy and insight.
Make an Impact
Broaden your understanding of diversity, equity, inclusion, social justice, women's well-being and health.
Customize courses from around the university to complement your professional interests and goals.
Expand your network and gain experience by applying what you learn in community internships.
Participate in the Women's Well-Being Initiative or archiving S.C. women in the university's special collections.
What You’ll Study
Create, share and apply the knowledge, skills and values that promote the full participation of women and other underrepresented groups in society. Study feminist concepts and conduct analysis. Demonstrate civic engagement in community projects and activities. Graduates go on to careers in health care, law, journalism and business.
Gain the professional and personal intelligence it takes to have a successful career.
Promoting or defending a cause or issue often using awareness, education and policy change
Learning about and respecting diverse cultures and beliefs
Inspiring and guiding others to achieve common goals and reach their full potential
Understanding cultural variation and adapting behaviors and communication styles accordingly
Gathering and analyzing information for decision-making or problem-solving purposes
Analyzing and evaluating information to make informed decisions or judgments
Using your degree
Make your college experience the foundation for a successful future.
- Community Organizer
- Social Worker
- Public Health