Gender and Cultural Studies and Public Policy, M.A. | Simmons University | Boston, United States
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Gender and Cultural Studies and Public Policy

24 months
Duration
1110 USD/credit 16650 USD/year
1110 USD/credit 16650 USD/year
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About

The joint Master’s in Gender and Cultural Studies and Public Policy at Simmons University is designed for students who would like to combine the pragmatic approach of public policy with the broader, creative insights of gender and cultural theory.

Overview

Blend theory with practice with our Master's in Gender and Cultural Studies and Public Policy degree

Simmons University's Master’s in Gender and Cultural Studies and Public Policy is ideal preparation for those with a particular interest in issues of diversity, race, gender, class, ethnicity, ability, and sexual orientation in public policy.

This program affords students the core skills and most essential content knowledge of public policy, at the same time that it offers students broad exposure to field of gender and cultural theory. Students in the program will be taught to apply this integration to real world issues. As a result, this program prepares graduates equally well to work in a policy setting or a nonprofit organization, where policy knowledge and analysis skills can heighten marketability.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Policy Analysis
  • Social Policy
  • Economic Policy 
  • Quantitative Analysis
  • Intersectionality and Public Policy
  • Feminist International Relations

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed application form. Be sure to review your completed form carefully and provide your electronic signature.
  • Statement of purpose
  • Current resume
  • A theory-based, policy-based, or analytical writing sample.
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Official transcript(s) of all undergraduate and graduate-level courses taken, including official transcripts from all study-abroad programs
  • A non-refundable application fee of $35

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1110 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    16650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1110 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Boston

1560 - 3239 USD /month
Living costs

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

Financing

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Funding

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