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Women's Studies, BA


May 24, 2022

Equality Through Understanding


Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies is grounded in an ongoing commitment to academic and leadership development for women. Using an interdisciplinary approach, students critically examine the social construction of gender and the status of women in diverse cultural contexts and time periods. The Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies program emphasizes both scholarly exploration and the application of knowledge to practical women's issues.


As a women's studies major, you will take classes such as:

  • Images of Women in Film
  • Women in European or American History
  • Women in Literature
  • Women's Health Issues
  • Strategies for the Managerial Women


Median salary for state legislator according to the Mississippi Office of the State Auditor.

Program Highlights

  • Small Classes - most are under 20 students
  • Transfer-Friendly University - apply your community college courses toward a bachelor's degree
  • Personalized Advising - Faculty work with you one-on-one to schedule classes that meet your career goals



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