Graduate Concentration Requirements

GWS offers a graduate concentration in Gender and Women's Studies. Once admitted to a graduate degree program in a participating department, students may apply to the GWS Program for admission to the concentration.

Completing a graduate concentration in GWS can be a valuable component of your graduate education at UIC. Experiencing GWS courses will allow you to critically examine issues of women and gender, as well as their complex intersections with race, class, ethnicity, and sexual identity. This will enable you to broaden your graduate studies with an interdisciplinary focus that can inform and enrich your career, your activism, and your social relationships.

GWS graduate students find a diverse cohort of emerging scholars who are approaching some of the same questions and dilemmas from distinct perspectives and using varied methods of research.

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