Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Gender Sexuality and Women Studies Certificate

24 months
1329 USD/credit 7974 USD/year
1329 USD/credit 7974 USD/year
966 USD/credit 5796 USD/year
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Incorporate intersectional feminist and queer methods of research and analysis into your scholarly and pedagogical pursuits with the Gender Sexuality and Women Studies Certificate in Temple University’s College of Liberal Arts. 


Join an intimate and diverse community of students and faculty committed to rigorous academic inquiry into the cultural, economic and social forces shaping our understanding of gender and sexuality. Develop methodological and theoretical expertise in this interdisciplinary field, and build a path toward an academic or professional career in fields such as counseling, education, media, politics and more. 


Contemporary institutions and organizations committed to diversity and inclusion often seek leaders who understand the ways in which gender and sexuality impact our world. The Gender Sexuality and Women Studies Certificate program at Temple University  can serve as a pathway to doctoral studies, and recent alumni have secured positions in 

    • counseling,
    • education, 
    • media and communication, 
    • nonprofits, 
  • politics, 
    • psychology, and 
    • public relations. 

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Feminist and Queer Studies
  • Independent Study
  • Research Seminar
  •  Special Topics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


12 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Discipline/Related Discipline
Additional Requirements for Students Not Currently Enrolled in a Graduate Degree Program at Temple University:
  • Two letters of recommendation from persons in a position to evaluate the applicant’s academic ability and accomplishments
  • A personal statement of no more than 250 words indicating interests, plans, and objectives within the field of Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    7974 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1329 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    7974 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1329 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    5796 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 966 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Philadelphia

1313 - 2284 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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