Undergraduate Degree & Course Catalog
2016-17

Global Gender Studies - About The Program

About Our Degrees

Acceptance Criteria
Minimum GPA of 2.0 overall.

Acceptance Information
Application deadline: Rolling

Degree Requirements
Please see Degrees and Policies.

About Our Courses

GGS 101 Introduction to Gender and Women's Studies is a good overview of what global gender studies offers students; however, for more advanced students, a discussion with the director of undergraduate studies may help to place the student in a higher level course that addresses their current interests and academic focus.

For course descriptions, please see Courses.

About Our Faculty

The Global Gender Studies program has core faculty within the Department of Transnational Studies who have distinguished themselves as scholars and teachers, recipients many research grants, fellows and visiting professors in prestigious national and the international universities. This faculty is joined by renowned affiliated faculty from throughout the university and western New York, as well as research collaboration with scholars of women's studies globally. Our faculty have published monographs and articles, edited major journals and served on prestigious scholarly boards in the United States and abroad. They have also been awarded distinguished teaching awards.

Please visit our department website for additional information about our faculty.

Practical Experience and Special Academic Opportunities

Internships
Internships are possible for academic credit in consultation with the department's Director of Undergraduate Studies and the supervising faculty member.

Independent Study
Independent study is available for academic credit in consultation with the department's Director of Undergraduate Studies and the supervising faculty member.

Honors, Awards and Scholarships
We do not have an independent scholarship program; however you may want to explore other avenues of financial assistance within the university described here.

Extracurricular Activities

Undergraduate students are encouraged to meet together and participate in the activities of the undergraduate Global Gender Studies student association to develop a sense of community.

Complementary Programs and Courses

Majors that complement Global Gender Studies include:

Minors that complement Global Gender Studies include:
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We have affiliated and cooperating faculty in all of these departments. Students in all fields of study can gain valuable knowledge and insight with involvement in Global Gender Studies courses.

Links to Further Information About this Program

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