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Women's and Gender Studies and Social Work

24 months
Duration
25650 USD/year
25650 USD/year
12220 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The College of Letters and Science and the Helen Bader School of Social Welfare from University of Wisconsin Milwaukee collaboratively offer a program in Women's and Gender Studies and Social Work designed to provide students with theoretical and practical exposure to evolving professional practice and the field of feminist research and scholarship.

Overview

The Master of Arts in Women's and Gender Studies and Social Work Coordinated Degree Program from University of Wisconsin Milwaukee consists of combined Women’s & Gender Studies (WGS prefixed or cross-listed) and Social Work coursework. Candidates for the coordinated degree program will be expected to fulfill the degree requirements of both programs within seven years, in compliance with Graduate School policies. Degrees will be awarded simultaneously.

Admission

Students are admitted to both graduate programs separately, and admission requirements are consistent with those specified by the UWM Graduate School, the MA in Women’s & Gender Studies Program in the College of Letters and Science, and the MSW Program of the Helen Bader School of Social Welfare.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Feminist Issues and Scholarship
  • Transnational Feminisms
  • Advanced Feminist Theory
  • Social Systems and Social Work Practice
  • Methods of Social Welfare Research
  • Cultural Diversity and Social Work

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Social Work application deadline: 15th of April, 2023
  • Students are admitted to both graduate programs separately

Credits

52 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students are admitted to both graduate programs separately, and admission requirements are consistent with those specified by the UWM Graduate School, the MA in Women’s & Gender Studies Program in the College of Letters and Science, and the MSW Program of the Helen Bader School of Social Welfare.
  • 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 (the Graduate School Reasons Statement may be used)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25650 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    25650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25650 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    12220 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12220 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Milwaukee

1066 - 1767 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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