Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies
Examine and reinterpret existing data and assumptions regarding gender issues and women’s contributions to various fields.
Through the course of your studies, you will investigate how people’s lives are affected by gender, sexuality, sexual orientation, age, race, socioeconomic status, ethnicity and religion.
You’ll learn flexible thinking skills that will prepare you for a satisfying career in the nonprofit sector, public policy, law, media, social work, and for-profit institutions, among other spheres.
What Can I Do With My Degree?
Adrianna Moore ’19
Kat Kirby ’19
Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) Program
The WISE Program was created to address the underrepresentation of women and people of color in sciences and engineering. Faculty in both WGS and Science and Engineering encourages students’ interests in scholarship on women in science and engineering. To learn more about the WISE Village, a living and learning community for first and second year women in STEM majors click below.
Women of Welch (WOW)
University Housing, WGS, and the Women’s Center have worked together to create a living and learning community residence hall for undergraduate female students.
- NC State Women’s Center
- Women in Science and Engineering (WISE)
- GLBT Center
- African American Cultural Center
- Women and Minority Engineering Programs (WMEP)
- Southeastern Women’s Studies Association (SEWSA)
- National Women’s Studies Association (NWSA)
- NC Council for Women
- American Association of University Women (AAUW)