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Women's Studies, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #198 (WUR) Washington, D. C., DC, United States
They experience and participate in the making of Women’s history in Washington, D.C. Part of the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences’ arts and humanities programs, women’s studies examines women’s lives, literature, histories and cultures through the lens of feminist theory and practice.The Women's Studies program is offered at George Washington University.

Overview

The Women’s Studies program offered by George Washington University is designed to work in tandem with a number of subjects, including political science, psychology, history, international studies, sociology, English and economics.

Our curriculum offers courses that describe the world from diverse perspectives: gender, color, age, class, sexuality and ethnicity. Students learn to think and write critically about women’s issues.

What can I do in the Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies field?

Women’s studies graduates go on to a range of professions, including community organizer, public policy advocate, health policy planner, lawyer, academic, artist, librarian, teacher, counselor, researcher, author and publisher.  

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Sexuality in U.S. History
  • Chinese Women in Myth, Literature, and Film
  • Chinese Women in Myth, Literature, and Film
  • Special Topics in Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
  • Undergraduate Research

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    90

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    61

    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

General Requirements

  • Common Application
  • Financial Certificate
  • Photocopy of your Passport
  • International Credentials
  • Letters of Recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    56845 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 56845 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    56845 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 56845 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Washington, D. C.

  • 1705 - 2980 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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