(Non-GWS PhD students may take the Certificate but are encouraged to enroll in the GWS PhD Minor and include GWS faculty, content and approaches in their Comprehensive Exams and Dissertation.
Gender and Women's Studies
The Gender and Women's Studies (Certificate NDP) program from The University of Arizona stands at the cutting edge of interdisciplinary feminist research and curriculum. The Department was founded in 1975 and gained full departmental status in 1997. It offers BA, MA/JD, and PhD degree programs, and its renowned faculty - composed of 12 core faculty and over 60 affiliates - work in a wide range of areas including:
- Black, Chican@/Latin@, and Critical Ethnic Studies
- Decolonial Feminisms and Cultural Studies
- Critical Animal Studies and Environmental Studies
- Feminist Science and Technology Studies
- Film, Literature, Sound, Popular Culture Studies
- Indigenous and American Indian Studies
- Queer, Transgender, and Sexuality Studies
- Transnational, Migration, and Borderlands Studies
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- Feminist Theories
- Feminist and Related Social Movements
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- 6 months
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
Students applying to The University of Arizona's Certificate Program in Gender and Women's Studies degree program should hold a baccalaureate degree or its equivalent by the date of entry into the program. A background in feminist theory is strongly recommended. Statement of Interest. Please write a 1,000 word essay explaining your intentions in pursuing a Gender and Women's Studies Certificate. Be as specific as you can about the areas of feminist work that interest you the most, your career goals, and why the Program at the University of Arizona suits your needs. What experiences have you had that make you a strong candidate for the Certificate Program?
- Education (degrees you have received or anticipate);
- Academic employment (such as teaching or research positions), whether paid or unpaid;
- Non-academic employment (including internships);
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International34000 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 34000 USD per year during 6 months.
National34000 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 34000 USD per year during 6 months.
In-State14000 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14000 USD per year during 6 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.