Women's & Gender Studies

Women's & Gender Studies

You are ready to take on women's and gender issues and advocate for justice.

 

About Women's & Gender Studies 

Women’s and gender studies examines the roles that gender plays in everyday life. Courses examine topics such as women in culture and history; gender and race, class, and sexuality; gender in literature, politics, the law, and the sciences.

 

Possible Careers

Advocate for women’s issues
Community activist
 Community programs coordinator
Lawyer
University administrator
 Women’s center director

  

 

Program Requirements

Once you're an LSU student, you'll need to meet the requirements below to continue pursuing this major.

  • 2.0 GPA in all coursework (2.5 GPA for transfer)
  • grade of “C” or better in ENGL 1001
  • 3 hours completed in a general education analytical reasoning course
  • 2.5 GPA required for Psychology, Communication Disorders, Secondary Education: English, Secondary Education: History, Secondary Education: French, and Secondary Education: Spanish majors

Email hss@lsu.edu or call 225-578-3141 for more information.

Senior College

College of Humanities & Social Sciences


Major

Liberal Arts


Degree

B.A., Bachelor of Arts


Course Load by Subject Area

  • Social Studies: ⚫︎⚫︎⚫︎
  • Electives: ⚫︎⚫︎⚪︎
  • Foreign Language: ⚫︎⚫︎⚪︎

Learn more about course loads and subject areas


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