Liberal Arts and Sciences- Gender Studies Concentration


Purpose and Content

  • The Gender Studies Concentration is an interdisciplinary program that includes topics pertaining to gender issues from the perspectives of history, social sciences, and the humanities.

Transfer and Career Opportunities

  • This program prepares students to pursue a baccalaureate degree in Gender Studies, Women’s Studies, Men’s (Masculinity) Studies, Human Sexuality and Sociology.

Advisement Notes

Key Courses in Common Core

  • I.A. EN101 and EN102
  • I.B. Math/Quant Reasoning
  • I.C. Life & Physical Sciences
  • II.A. World Cultures/Global Issues: HI152
  • II.B. U.S. Experience/Diversity: HI126
  • II.C. Creative Expression
  • II.D. Individual and Society: ANTH170, SOCY250
  • II.E. Scientific World: PSYC255

Suggested First Semester

CoursePathways DesignationCredits
EN 101 I.A 3
HI 126 II.B 3
SOCY 101 II.D 3
MA or Lab Science I.B or I.C 3
SP 211 II.B 3

Campus Cultural Centers

Kupferberg Holocaust Center
Kupferberg Holocaust Resource Center and Archives

Using the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

Queensborough Performing Arts Center
QPAC: Performing Arts Center

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

Queensborough Art Gallery
QCC Art Gallery

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.