The Gender, Women, Sexuality Studies Department offers a graduate certificate for Women's Studies students and for students who are enrolled in various M.A., M.S., Ph.D. and other graduate programs. The Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies Graduate Certificate can be pursued independently or by students who are enrolled in any graduate program at K-State or at other universities.
How to Apply
If you are currently enrolled as a graduate student at KSU contact the Gender, Women, Sexuality Studies Department Graduate Certificate Director at 785-532-5738 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are applying for the graduate certificate without being enrolled in another KSU graduate degree program, complete the Graduate School Application (here)
How to Complete
Graduate certificate work consists of completing 12 hours of graduate-level courses.
I. Required course: GWSS 810, "Gender: Interdisciplinary Perspectives in Feminist Thought and Practice." This semester-long class must be taken at KSU's Manhattan campus; it is offered annually in the Spring semester.
II. Electives: Three courses at the 600-level or above, either offered directly through Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies (i.e. having a GWSS prefix), or approved as cross-listed electives from other departments.