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Graduate Certificate in Gender & Women's Studies

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Gender & Women's Studies program from Western Kentucky University is designed to facilitate exploration of the rapidly expanding interdisciplinary scholarship in gender and women's studies. Courses cover topics in areas such as:

  • Feminist Knowledge & Social Change
  • Global & Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Women 
  • Public Health Issues in Women's Health
  • Family Violence
  • Psychology of Women
  • Women's Literature


  • Bachelor's degree or higher from an accredited institution
  • Baccalaureate degree cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher on a 4.0 scale
  • Official transcripts from any colleges or universities attended

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges


Western Kentucky University is currently not authorized to deliver online courses in Massachusetts.