Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Department

Kathryn Forbes, Coordinator
McKee Fisk Building, Room 243
559.278.5721
www.fresnostate.edu/womensstudies

BA in Women's Studies, B.A.
MN in Women's Studies, Minor

Courses Offered

Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies is an approach that places women in the center of inquiry. The primary mission of Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies is to analyze gender. Students acquire both a local and global perspective on gender. Attentiveness to diversity, privilege and power, and women's unique creative contributions to human experience are central aspects of this training. More than simply a body of knowledge, Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies encourages students to apply their learning to transform their lives and their communities. Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies offers a vital perspective everywhere gender impacts our world.