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Undergraduate Certificate
Women's Studies

Women's Studies
Undergraduate Certificate
  • 18 credits
  • Transfer up to 9 credits
  • All courses are available online
  • Select on-site and hybrid courses available
  • $248 per credit hour (Europe)
  • $250 per credit hour (Downrange)

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Brush up on your management skills with an undergraduate certificate from UMGC Europe.

A certificate in women’s studies complements any degree program by providing an interdisciplinary study of the history, status, and experiences of women in contemporary society. The focus is to recognize the impact of gender and how it influences women’s roles and experiences.  

Women's Studies Core Course (3 credits)

  • (3 Credits, WMST 200)

Women's Studies-Related Courses (15 credits)

Choose from the following courses:

  • (3 Credits, BEHS 220)
  • (3 Credits, BEHS 343)
  • (3 Credits, BEHS 453)
  • (3 Credits, ENGL 250)
  • (3 Credits, GERO 311)
  • (3 Credits, HIST 377)
  • (3 Credits, PSYC 338)
  • (3 Credits, SOCY 325)
  • (3 Credits, SOCY 443)
  • (3 Credits, SOCY 462)
  • (3 Credits, SPCH 324)

Common Certificate Requirements

  • You must be admitted as a UMGC student.
  • You must complete a total of 18 credits, including at least 9 credits with UMGC.
  • You must complete all required coursework with a minimum grade of C (2.0) in all courses. Certificate courses may not be taken as pass/fail.
  • At least half of the total credits you use for any certificate must be earned through graded coursework.
  • You may not use the same course toward completion of more than one certificate. In cases where the same course is required for two certificates, you must replace that course with an approved substitute for the second certificate.
  • No more than half of the total credits for any certificate may be earned through credit by examination, prior-learning portfolio credit, internship/Workplace Learning credit, or transfer credit from other schools.

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