Women's and Gender Studies | B.A.

Woman working on plane during WW IIBachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Women’s and Gender Studies

4-Year Degree Plan (Sample)

Degree Requirements (120 cr.)

All courses are 3 credit hours, unless otherwise designated

Course Requirements (30 cr.)
Core Courses for the Major (18 cr.)
  • WGS-W 100 Gender Studies
  • WGS-W 299 Research Methods in Women’s Studies
  • WGS-W 301 International Perspectives on Women
  • WGS-W 360 Feminist Theory
  • WGS-W 402 Seminar in Gender Studies (or an approved alternative)
  • WGS-W 480 Women’s Studies Practicum

Electives for the Major (12 cr.)
  • One WGS joint-listed course in the humanities or arts
  • One WGS joint-listed course in the social or biological sciences
  • One additional elective from WGS core or joint-listed courses
  • One additional elective from WGS cross-listed, core, or joint-listed courses

At least 15 credit hours must be taken at the 300-level or above

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