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For more information on the Women’s and Gender Studies Department
Required Credits in Major: 33
Program Code: BA-WGS
Required Course: 1
Required Credits: 40
Click here for all University Core Curriculum requirements and courses.
Required Credits: 0-6
Click here for World Languages requirement and courses.
Required Credits: 12
Required Credits: 21
Required Courses: 2
Click here for Technology Intensive requirement and courses.
Required Courses: 4
One (1) Writing Intensive course is completed as part of University Core Curriculum Area 2B: ENG 1100
One (1) Writing Intensive course is completed as part of the major requirements: WGS 4100
Two (2) additional Writing Intensive courses are required for graduation.
Writing Intensive requirement and courses.