Gender, Sexuality, Feminist and Social Justice Studies


The Gender, Sexuality, Feminist, and Social Justice Studies program recognizes social justice as a driving concept inherent to the study of gender, sexuality, and feminism. Social justice frameworks incorporate critical race studies, disability studies, and Indigenous studies into the examination of gender, sexuality, and feminism. 

Whether through a Major or Minor concentration, you can look forward to an interdisciplinary education grounded in these fields. In addition to the courses offered by the Institute for Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studies, you will be able to choose from a list of complementary offerings in departments throughout the Faculty of Arts. 


By studying Gender, Sexuality, Feminist and Social Justice Studies through an interdisciplinary lens, graduates are prepared to tackle a breadth of pressing social justice issues from many angles. Possible career paths include: 

  • Lawyer 
  • Professor 
  • Journalist 
  • Nonprofit Administrator 
  • Support Worker 

Possible Minors

Minors are a great way to customize your academic experience. Many students use minors to pursue interests outside their major, while others choose minors to complement their degree.

Minors that complement this program:

Related Majors

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Ready to apply?

For this program, you'll need to apply to the Faculty of Arts.

See the full eligibility information for more information about deadlines and required documents for your application. 

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