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Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, B.A., B.S.

The study of women, gender, and sexuality provides an interdisciplinary program grounded in the liberal arts, a culminating academic experience that links the insights of separate courses, and opportunities to apply theory to meaningful research or in internships, fieldwork, and service learning.

Prepares Students for Careers in Leadership, Social Services, and Politics
Internships, Service Learning, and Volunteer Opportunities Available
Opportunities to Make an Immediate Community Impact

Source: EMSI, 2020

Program Overview

Students who major in women, gender, and sexuality studies may choose a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) or a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree. A major requires completion of at least 30 credits.

A minor is also available. Students who minor in WGS complete 21 credits. Visit for more information.

Why Study Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Grand Valley?

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