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Women's and Gender Studies

University of Louisville

M.A. On Campus
24 months
Duration
27374 USD/year
27374 USD/year
13260 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Women's and Gender Studies from University of Louisville  is open to qualified individuals with a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university. 

Overview

Women's and Gender Studies from University of Louisville is organized around a 19-credit hour core of two, introductory seminars, a one-credit research/writing course, and a selection of courses in four areas. In addition to the core, students complete a concentration area and either a thesis or culminating project.

Careers

Our graduates are currently:

  • Associate Director of Green Dot, a violence prevention organization based in Alexandria, VA.
  • Working for a nonprofit administration in Louisville
  • Therapists working at Seven Counties Services, Louisville.
  • Assistant Director and Advisor for the Women's and Gender Studies Program at Illinois State University.
  • Teaching English at Manual High School (Louisville).
  • Grants Manager at Center for Women and Families (Louisville).
  • Education manager at the Muhammad Alie Center (Louisville).
  • External Affairs Director at KY Youth Advocates (Louisville).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • U.S. Social Justice Movements
  • Women and Medicine
  • Feminism in Western Civilization
  • Women in the Twentieth Century in Europe and the U.S
  • History of American Sexualities
  • Women in 19th-Century America
  • Gender, Race, and Colonialism
  • U.S. Social Justice Movements
  • Women in Developing Countries 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

37 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3

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.
79
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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students must have a 3.0 GPA in undergraduate work. Provisional admission is possible for students who do not meet this requirement.
  • Students must submit two letters of recommendation (submitted to the Graduate School). 
  • Students must submit one academic writing sample of at least five pages (a paper written as part of the requirements of a university or college course), 
  • Students must submit a personal statement of one-two pages discussing how the MA in Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies relates to the student's professional or personal goals (mail directly to the Department of Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies).
  • Application for Admission
  • Application Fee
  • Transcripts
  • English Proficiency
  • Financial Statement

Tuition Fee

  • International

    27374 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13687 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    27374 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13687 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    13260 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6630 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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