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Online Undergraduate Certificate

Women, Gender, & Sexuality Studies

Women, Gender, & Sexuality Studies
Undergraduate Certificate
  • 18 credits
  • Transfer up to 9 credits
  • All courses available online
  • Select hybrid courses available
  • $324 per credit (in-state)
  • $499 per credit (out-of-state)
  • $250 per credit (military)
  • Other fees may apply
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Examine gender and sexuality studies through the lens of culture and history.

The online certificate program in women, gender, and sexuality studies at University of Maryland Global Campus provides an interdisciplinary study of gender and sexuality. You’ll examine how these concepts differ across cultures and through time, with an eye toward understanding the diversity of expressions of gender and sexuality in contemporary society and applying that understanding to your personal, professional, and educational contexts.


Total Credits Required: 18

Take the following required course:

  • (3 Credits, WMST 200)

Choose five courses from the following:

  • (3 Credits, BEHS 220)
  • (3 Credits, BEHS 250)
  • (3 Credits, BEHS 343)
  • (3 Credits, BEHS 453)
  • (3 Credits, ENGL 250)
  • (3 Credits, GERO 311)
  • (3 Credits, HIST 377)
  • (3 Credits, PSYC 332)
  • (3 Credits, SOCY 325)
  • (3 Credits, SOCY 443)
  • (3 Credits, SOCY 462)
  • (3 Credits, SPCH 324)

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These requirements are for students who enroll in the 2024–2025 academic year. For prior year requirements, visit our catalog archive.

Undergraduate Certificate Requirements

In addition to the specific course requirements outlined on each certificate webpage, UMGC maintains certain requirements for all certificates.

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