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

Cultural Centers

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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.

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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.

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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.