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Women's and Gender Studies

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

Master
12 months
Duration
26725 USD/year
26725 USD/year
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About

The Program in Women's & Gender Studies at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) offers three levels of academic engagement: Concentration, Minor, and Major. Each is designed for students seeking an academic framework for the study of women, gender, and sexuality using the analytical tools and methodologies of a variety of disciplines in the humanities, arts, and social sciences.

Overview

Each is designed for students seeking an academic framework for the study of women, gender, and sexuality using the analytical tools and methodologies of a variety of disciplines in the humanities, arts, and social sciences.

Learning outcomes

The full major in Women's & Gender Studies at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) consists of nine courses (including WGS.101, Introduction to Women's & Gender Studies, Advanced Seminar in Women's & Gender Studies: WGS.301J), a pre-thesis tutorial, and a thesis (it is possible to have a two class substitution for the pre-thesis and thesis). Students must file a Major Departure proposal, including a list of intended courses, with the Dean of the School of Humanities and Social Science.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Women's & Gender Studies
  • Advanced Seminar in Women's & Gender Studies: Feminist Political Thought

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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.
90

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Statement of Objectives: We recommend a length of 750-1000 words for the Statement of Objectives.
  • Academic Transcripts: Academic transcripts are required for all colleges or universities attended. Transcripts should be uploaded in the online application. If you are accepted, you will be required to send an official hard copy of your transcripts.
  • Three Letters of Recommendation: At least two must be academic recommendations; online submission required.
  • Writing sample
  • Portfolio

Tuition Fee

  • International

    26725 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26725 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    26725 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 26725 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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