Gender Studies

Degree Granted
Degree Level
Garden City, NY

Explore the ways in which ideas about gender and sexuality shape social roles, laws, institutions and creative work in the U.S. and across the globe.

Why Earn a Minor in Gender Studies?

A minor in gender studies offers students an understanding of gender-related issues throughout history and in modern times. Analyze how race, class and ethnic diversity intersect with gender and sexuality and influence the ideas, practices and hierarchies that surround them.

Why Minor in Gender Studies at Adelphi?

  • Complement any professional field and informs you of the many personal decisions you will meet around family and relationships.
  • Take advantage of our interdisciplinary approach. Courses are available in a number of departments in the arts, humanities and social sciences.


* Adelphi University Career Outcomes Survey: Class of 2018
of our undergraduate and graduate students have jobs or are continuing their education within six months of graduation.
Adelphi University Career Outcomes Survey: Class of 2018

Program Info

Application Requirements

To apply for this program, submit the appropriate application requirements:

Transformative Educational Opportunities

All undergraduate students have the opportunity to apply for the following programs to expand their educational landscape:

  • The Honors College – fostering intellectual perspectives and critical skills
  • Levermore Global Scholars – preparing students to become global thinkers and leaders
  • Study Abroad – providing opportunities to experience another culture and see the world from a new perspective

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