Department of Women's and Gender Studies

Honors in Women's and Gender Studies

A student majoring in Women’s and Gender Studies who is seeking departmental honors should make formal application near the end of the junior year.  The following requirements must be met in order to earn the departmental honors designation at the time of graduation:  1) minimum cumulative GPA of 3.3 overall and 3.5 in WGST courses, 2) Two WGST 3000-4000-level elective courses and 3) WGST 4910 Thesis for three hours, an honors thesis, or a paper from a 4000-level class submitted for review by the department honors committee.

Last Updated: 4/15/24