BSc Sexuality, Gender, and Queer Studies
Students in the Sexuality, Gender, and Queer Studies major at Portland State University experience a unique blend of theory, critical analysis, interdisciplinary coursework, and relevant real-world experience.
|Full-time Duration:||4 years|
|Starting in:||January, April, September|
|Tuition Fee:||$29,706 per year|
|Location:||Portland Campus (Portland, United States)|
This program provides a complete and nuanced education in Sexuality, Gender, and Queer Studies. This gives the opportunity to study different academic areas alongside one another. The major provides students with a holistic view of the discipline. It encourages students to integrate courses from other departments into the major electives.
The Sexuality, Gender, and Queer Studies major at Portland State University provides a blend of coursework, community involvement, and close connections with faculty. This means students graduate ready to fill a wide variety of roles. Our alumni have gone on to careers in:
- Community Activism and Government: Our students land jobs with organizations like Multnomah County, Portland Public Schools, and regional public health organizations.
- Youth Programs: Graduates of our program work for nonprofit organizations that work with LGBTQ+ youth and other marginalized young people.
- Social Justice and Law: Sexuality, gender and queers studies major get jobs doing research or the law. They work to support the rights and liberties of LGBTQ+ and other marginalized communities.
- Social Work: Our graduates sometimes pursue careers at organizations that provide resources and support to at-risk populations.