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Behavioral Sciences Gender Equality Studies

California State University Sacramento

12 months
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The Master of Arts in Behavioral Sciences Gender Equality Studies at the California State University Sacramento, offers the opportunity to take courses that focus on the role of women from the points of view of the various disciplines from other University departments.



The program offers an emphasis on women as agents of social change and flexible course selection to emphasize research interests in women's issues.

The Behavioral Sciences Gender Equality Studies program at the California State University Sacramento offers:

  • the opportunity to take courses that focus on the educational needs of ethnic and older women;
  • the opportunity to focus on the developmental needs of the young for a nonsexist education; and
  • the possibility for internships with state and local governments and school districts.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Sex Role Stereotyping in American Education
  • Education Research
  • Education for a Democratic, Pluralistic Society
  • Women And Education
  • Seminar: Preparation of Master's Thesis/Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


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Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • a baccalaureate degree;
  • two years of teaching experience or its functional equivalent;
  • a minimum 2.5 GPA in the last 60 units;
  • proficiency in written English composition as demonstrated by either passing the Sacramento State Writing Placement for Juniors exam or equivalent, or enrolling in ENGL 109W passing with a grade of C or better; and
  • an interview with a student/practicing administrator/faculty team; interviews will be scheduled at the close of the application period, (the Graduate Record Exam (GRE) or Miller Analogies Test scores are NOT required; however, these test scores may be included with the admission application).

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Living costs for Sacramento

1190 - 1765 USD /month
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The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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