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Women's History and Law

Sarah Lawrence College

48 months
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At Women's History and Law from Sarah Lawrence College students gain an arsenal of professional skills, equipping them to think about, write about, and advocate for women’s/LGBTQ issues in diverse ways. 


Our Women's History and Law from Sarah Lawrence College joint degree offers our graduates a position of greater authority in any professional setting and helps them to understand not just the details of legal jurisprudence, but the historical impact that various laws and policies have had on women and LGBTQ communities.


Opportunities for graduates include careers as attorneys, activists, lobbyists, educators, and more.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Class, Race, Gender, Work: Readings in US Labor History
  • Diversity and Equity in Education: Issues of Gender, Race, and Class
  • Gender, Race, and Media: Historicizing Visual Culture
  • History Colloquium
  • Women, Culture, and Politics in US History
  • Visions/Revisions: Issues in the History of Women and Gender
  • Who Tells Your Story? Cultural Memory and the Mediation of History

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor of Arts or equivalent degree from an accredited college or university.
  • Previous college work is expected to be at 3.0 or higher and should reflect advanced course study.
  • Application Fee
  • Transcripts
  • Recommendations
  • Writing Responses
  • TOEFL Results (for International Applicants)

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