Wright State University offers a Graduate Certificate in Gender, Race and Economy consisting of 12 credit hours (6 credit hours in selected economics graduate level classes and 6 credit hours in appropriate graduate level classes from any other discipline).

About

This certificate from Wright State University enables graduate students from a wide variety of disciplinary backgrounds to develop a specialty in analyzing economic issues of Gender, Race and Economy.

Accreditation

Wright State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Political Economy of Women
  • Economic Studies 
  • History of the Ideas of Race 
  • The African Diaspora 
  • Studies in Literature, Gender and Sexuality 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    12 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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General Requirements

To obtain the certificate a student must:

  • have a bachelor’s degree before beginning the certificate program
  • successfully complete 6 credit hours of graduate-level Economics courses listed below plus 6 credit hours of appropriate graduate-level non-Economics courses, including but not not limited to, the courses listed below
  • earn a cumulative average of 3.0 for the 12 credit hour program

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1091 USD/credit
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  • National

    1091 USD/credit
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  • In-State

    640 USD/credit
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Living costs for Dayton

  • 880 - 1360 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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