Program Description

Students who enter the Women and Gender Studies program at Southern Miss Gulf Coast will gain a better understanding of gender, race, class, multiculturalism, work cultures, feminism, and diversity and how they affect everyday life. The course examines the impact of gender and diversity on political, social, and cultural thought and explores women in history, literature, and other areas that have shaped and will continue to shape our world. Graduates of this program are armed with knowledge and skills that make them more marketable in the workplace, regardless of their career paths.