Women’s and Gender Studies

Major

30 semester hours of coursework in women’s and gender studies, 18 hours of which must be upper-division. It is recommended that six semester hours be taken in women’s and gender studies courses originating from outside the College of Liberal Arts. The 30 required semester hours must include the following:

  1. Women's and Gender Studies 301, Introductory Topics in Women's and Gender Studies or Women's and Gender Studies 305, Introduction to Women's and Gender Studies
  1. Women's and Gender Studies 340, Cross-Cultural Topics in Women's and Gender Studies
  1. Three semester credit hours, chosen from a topic of Women's and Gender Studies 340 different from the one used for 2, above, or Women's and Gender Studies 335  
  1. Women's and Gender Studies 350, Feminist Theory, or another feminist theory course chosen from a list of courses approved by the Center for Women’s and Gender Studies
  1. Women's and Gender Studies 356, Introduction to Feminist Research Methods, or another research methods course chosen from a list of courses approved by the Center for Women’s and Gender Studies
  1. Women's and Gender Studies 379L, Internship in Women's and Gender Studies, or Women's and Gender Studies 360, Research and Thesis in Women's and Gender Studies
  1. Women's and Gender Studies 379S, Senior Seminar
  1. Nine additional hours Women's and Gender Studies, including six upper-division