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Gender Studies Major

Major (40 Credits)

A total of at least 40 credits, including:

  • GEND 101, Introduction to Gender Studies (required) (4 credits)
  • GEND 201, Movements and Change (required) (4 credits)
  • GEND 380, Approaches to Gender Theory (required) (4 credits)
  • GEND 381, Sex and Gender in Global Perspectives (required) (4 credits)
  • GEND 385, Senior Capstone in Gender Studies (required) (4 credits)
  • Experiential Learning Component (0-4 credits)
  • 4-5 additional 4 credit courses (16-20 credits)

Elective courses must be selected from approved GEND electives.  Of these 16-20 elective credits, at least three courses (12 credits), should be from GEND courses.  In addition, at least 12 of the elective credits must be at the 300-level. No more than three courses that count toward another major can be applied to the GEND major.