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Women´s and Gender Studies

University of Wisconsin Milwaukee

M.A.
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24898 USD/year
24898 USD/year
11861 USD/year
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About

The MA in Women’s & Gender Studies combines advanced Women’s & Gender Studies courses in feminist theory, research methods, global feminisms, and selected topics with graduate-level courses in many disciplines.

Overview

UWM Women’s & Gender Studies facilitates research and course development about women and gender-related issues, coordinates the interdisciplinary WGS undergraduate and graduate instructional programs, and works with local, state, and national groups on issues of importance to women.

UWM was the first campus in the UW System to initiate a Women’s Studies program in 1974. Today, students at UWM can pursue a WGS undergraduate major and minor, a Graduate Certificate, a Master of Arts through the Graduate School and two joint-degree programs; a Master’s in Women’s & Gender Studies/Library and Information Studies and a Master’s in Women’s & Gender Studies/Social Work. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Feminist Issues and Scholarship
  • Advanced Global Feminisms
  • Advanced Feminist Theory
  • Advanced Feminist Research Methods

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

The following materials must be submitted to be considered for admission:

  • Official or unofficial transcripts for all work done at higher education/post-secondary institutions
  • Three letters of recommendation from persons familiar with the applicant’s academic or professional work
  • A sample of the applicant’s written work that demonstrates the applicant’s critical thinking, research, and writing skills
  • A letter of intent explaining the applicant’s reasons for graduate study 

GRE scores are recommended, but not required. They are, however, necessary for graduate fellowship support.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24898 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24898 USD per year and a duration of  .
  • National

    24898 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24898 USD per year and a duration of  .
  • In-State

    11861 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11861 USD per year and a duration of  .
  • Minnesota - $18202
  • Illinois - $17054

Funding

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