Loyola University Chicago

Women's Studies and Gender Studies

Graduate Certificate Program

The graduate certificate program is for students not enrolled in another graduate program, but who wish to expand their knowledge of women's studies and gender studies. The certificate in Women's Studies and Gender Studies requires twelve hours of coursework: our two foundation courses (WSGS 401: History of Feminist Thought and WSGS 402: Feminist Research Methods) plus two WSGS or cross-listed electives. For more information, contact graduate program director, Suzanne Bost, at sbost@luc.edu.


To apply to a Women's Studies and Gender Studies graduate program, visit Graduate and Professional Education at Loyola or click here to apply online. Applicants for the dual MSW/MA degree should apply for admission to the programs using one application, indicating their intent to pursue the dual degree.