Your courses will challenge you academically, politically, personally and give you the expertise to deal positively and effectively with gender issues facing individuals and society.
The curriculum of the Women's and Gender Studies Program is centered around the following pedagogical principles and desired outcomes:
Bachelor of Arts with a Major in Women & Gender Studies
Here’s what it takes: It’s 55 quarter credits, five required courses and six elective courses of your choice from an array of disciplines. The required courses are:
Major in Women and Gender Studies (Degree Requirements)
Bachelor of Arts with a Major in Women & Gender Studies with Departmental Honors
This is an opportunity to deepen your research skills as you work closely with a Women & Gender Studies faculty mentor. If your overall GPA is 3.5 or higher, you can work on an empirically rigorous and theoretically grounded individual research or creative project on a subject of your choice. In addition to the 55 credits for the BA, you will take three courses:
Major in Women and Gender Studies with Departmental Honors (Degree Requirements)
Bachelor of Arts with a Minor in Women & Gender Studies
If you simply want to add a Minor in Women & Gender Studies to complement your major in another field, you need to take just 30 credits.
Minor in Women and Gender Studies (Degree Requirements)