Certificate in Womens & Gender Studies
Fort Hays State University

Program Details

Fort Hays State University offers an online Certificate in Women’s and Gender Studies to the nontraditional student.  Study the contributions women have made to society in a flexible, accessible academic format.  Coursework examines the theoretical and historical comprehension of women’s rights, accomplishments, and more

Students will study on a timeline from the Enlightenment era to third-wave feminism.  Further studies are offered in a variety of areas from sociology and leadership to literature and nursing.  Develop skills in research, communication, leadership, and begin an academic journey into women’s and gender studies with FSHU online.


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • SAT/ACT scores may be required for applicants under 21 years of age

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission