Major in GSWS

Bachelor of Arts in Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies

A Bachelor of Arts in GSWS has been approved since spring 2007. You may choose from two concentrations: General Interdisciplinary Concentration or the Health and Science Focused Interdisciplinary Concentration.

Students may want to consider a double major combining a BA in GSWS with a major in another discipline.

The GSWS BA requires 30 credits, just 12 credits or four courses more than a minor.

 

Degree Requirements and Semester Sequence

Gender, Sexuality & Women’s Studies, Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies, Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) with a concentration in health and science

 

A Bachelor of Arts in Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies requires a total of 120 credits with 30 credits in GSWS courses and at least 15 of these credits in upper-level courses. Students in the General Interdisciplinary Concentration must complete the General Education requirements for the Bachelor of Arts in the College of Humanities and Sciences. Students in the Health and Science Focused Interdisciplinary Concentration must complete the General Education requirements for the Bachelor of Arts in the College of Humanities and Sciences; STAT 210 and an additional 3 credits (for a total of 10 credits) in a natural science are also required.