Liberal Arts & Humanities
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Gender Diversity Studies

If you're interested in the history, theory, social, cultural, and biological foundations that influence our individual and societal understanding of gender diversity, a degree in Gender Diversity Studies could be a great fit.

Types of Degrees

Gender Diversity Studies students can pursue an associate degree (2 years), bachelor's degree (4 years), master's degree (6-7 years), or doctorate degree (8+ years). Master's degrees and doctorate degrees typically lead to positions in management and academia.

Admission Requirements

A high school diploma or equivalent is required, with a strong academic background in social sciences and humanities coursework helping applicants obtain acceptance into their desired school. Each school has its own specific requirements, making it important for you to explore several options before settling on a particular school.

Career Opportunities After Earning A Gender Diversity Studies Degree

The range of career opportunities available to someone with a degree in Gender Diversity Studies include:

  • Sociologist
  • Post-Secondary Teacher
  • Social Worker
  • Information based on national data, not school-specific information. Conditions in your area may vary.

Post Graduate Salary Information

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median salary for a Sociologist was $83,420 in 2019 (1) while Sociology Teachers, Postsecondary, earned a mean salary of $85,240 in 2019. (2)

Note that the average salary varies widely not only depending on the career chosen but on geographical location and employer. Conditions in your area may vary.

References

  1. Bureau of Labor Statistics
  2. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Careers associated with these educational opportunities often require additional degrees and certifications not offered as part of the educational opportunities presented by this website.

Information based on national data, not school-specific information. Conditions in your area may vary.