Interdisciplinary Humanities, Women's and Gender Studies

UWF offers a B.A. in Interdisciplinary Humanities with a specialization in Women’s and Gender Studies. The program offers students a knowledge of women’s roles in and influence on contemporary society, as well as the impact of social institutions, systems and philosophies on attitudes toward women.

Women's Conf 2015. Angela Davis and Audience
Angela Davis delivers the keynote at UWF's 14th Annual Women's Studies Conference.

Program Description

This specialization requires participation in the University's Annual Women's and Gender Studies Student Conference, as well as a completion of an approved minor. The combination of the interdisciplinary specialization and a related minor prepares students for pursuing a wide array of careers in teaching, counseling, community relations, law, recreation, social work and business, and an enhanced understanding of how gender and sexual politics operate in those professional and social environments. 

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Women's Studies Minor

The Women's Studies minor is an interdisciplinary program that provides students with a knowledge of women's roles and influence in contemporary society.


Women's Studies Collective

The Women’s Studies Collective is an interdisciplinary, student-run organization invested in the vitality of women's studies at The University of West Florida.