ACADEMICS

  • Women's Studies

    As a student in the women’s studies concentration at Worcester State University, you will learn about a variety of women’s issues across disciplines—wherever gender issues are germane. You will receive interdisciplinary training that draws programs like biology, communication, education, literature, geography, health sciences, history, philosophy, psychology, sociology, and urban studies as you examine gender and the related categories of class, race, and other dimensions of social power. Our comprehensive approach will enhance your career’s trajectory with a feminist perspective.

    If you are majoring in a discipline that offers women’s studies courses, this concentration is an excellent complement to your coursework. Whatever your field of study, women’s studies will deepen your thinking. Gaining knowledge about women—and men—from this insightful angle will help you to move through our complex world and thrive in a wide range of fields.