Women's and Gender Studies Concentration 

Choose the path that's right for you!

18 Credit Hours Total

Required Courses (9 hours):

  • ENGL 3347 Introduction to Women’s and Gender Studies
  • PHIL 3395 Feminist Philosophy
and one of the following courses:
  • PSYC 3355 Psychology of Women
  • ENGL 3340 Women's Writing
  • RELS 3355 God and Human Sexuality

Electives (9 Hours):

Students may take any of the electives above that they have not already taken or select from a variety of courses, such as Women in Business, Women in Media, Behavioral Endocrinology, and Human Rights. New and exciting courses are consistently developed to meet the needs of our students and create dialogue about contemporary issues.

Colloquium Requirement

Students must attend and document 3 WGS-related events.


What's the difference between a concentration and a minor?  

At UIW, a concentration refers to a minor that is interdisciplinary.  

For more information about the WGS program, check out our program brochure or for further questions about the WGS concentration, contact Dr. LuElla D'Amico at ldamico@uiwtx.edu