1. Academic Programs
    2. Centers
    3. Study Abroad
    4. Courses
    5. Research

Academic Programs

USM offers a variety of interdisciplinary academic majors and minors in which students can focus their studies on issues of diversity, inclusion, and social justice. These include

Interdisciplinary minors


USM is home to the multiple interdisciplinary centers centered on issues related to diversity, inclusion, and social justice.

Center for American Indian Research and Studies

Study Abroad

Would you like to travel to another country and learn about other cultures? Study Abroad allows you to do it while taking classes and receiving USM credit. Southern Miss offers opportunties for studying and travel in many countries around the world, including the United Kingdom, Peru, South Korea, Ireland, Cuba, France, Spain, Japan, and more.

 Study Abroad: Spain, France, England


What's the difference between having diversity and being inclusive? How can we learn more about other people and cultures around the world? Why and how is society unequal in terms of race, gender, class, and sexuality? What can we do to improve social justice? If you have wondered about questions like these, you may be interested in taking one of the many courses offered at USM that directly address these topics such as these.



Freedom 50 Research Group