Gender and Women’s Studies, B.A.

Gender and Women’s Studies uses feminist and interdisciplinary methods to teach, conduct research, and expand existing bodies of knowledge. Critical thinking, theory, and community and global responsibility are integral to these methods. GWS focuses on the interrelationship between the personal and political, supporting and promoting feminist teaching, learning, research, scholarship, creative activity, and professional and community service.


Academic Advisor

College of Arts and Sciences


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Major Entry Requirements

  • Complete 24 units and have a minimum overall GPA of 2.00
  • Complete URI 101