Gender and Sexuality Studies offers a Graduate Certificate Program. Students earning certificates in the interdisciplinary field of Gender and Sexuality Studies must take five 6000 or 7000 level courses, including GESS 6940, Gender & Sexuality Theory I (Feminist Theory) and GESS 6950, Gender & Sexuality Theory II (Queer Theory). Of the remaining courses, no more than two may come from the student's home department, Ph.D. program, or school. The certificate is available to all graduate students enrolled in approved Master's (MA, MS, MFA and MLA) and PhD programs in all schools.
A sample list of related electives includes the following courses:
In addition to the above courses, colloquia, independent studies and special topics coerces may be applied to the certificate subject to approval.