Gender Studies

Admission to the Graduate Certificate Program

Admission Standards

  • Completed requirements for a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited
  • A minimum 2.5 overall undergraduate GPA
  • Evaluation of transcript by program Director
  • Letter of intent

Standards of Progression and Graduation

  • Each student will file a program of study with Graduate Studies.
  • A GPA of 3.0 or better must be earned for the certificate to be awarded.
  • Each student will successfully complete an oral comprehensive assessment (administered each semester at a predetermined date)

Program of Study

Required Course (3 Semester Hours):

  • GWST 5000 - Perspectives in Feminist Theory

3 Courses Chosen from the Following (9 Semester Hours):

  • ENGL 5240 - Literature by Women
  • ENGL 5025 - Critical Approaches to Film, Television, and Popular Culture
  • GWST 7500 - Internship in Gender and Women's Studies
  • GWST 7900 - Directed Readings
  • HIST 5660 - Topics in the History of Women and Gender
  • PUBH 5570 - Women and Minority Health Issues
  • PUBH 5575 - Health and Sexuality

Admission Standards