Women's and Gender Studies Certificates

The Certificate in Women’s and Gender Studies provides an opportunity for students to integrate scholarship about gender from a variety of disciplines into a coherent program of study. The Certificate Program includes a core of required courses central to an understanding of women in a social and historical context.

The courses provide a basic grounding in Women’s and Gender Studies that should be useful in many majors and in preparation for graduate study and professional training. The core courses are supplemented by a variety of electives to be chosen according to the student’s specific interests. Students may enroll in the Certificate Program or take courses as electives.

We offer the following certificate programs in Women's and Gender Studies:

Graduate Certificate Program
Undergraduate Certificate Program (available fully online)
Undergraduate Queer Studies Certificate