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Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

Wake Forest University

48 months
59770 USD/year
59770 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (WGS) Department at Wake Forest University offers all students rigorous academic courses that examine and question cultural, biological, political,and social constructions of femininity and masculinity. Our Department is interdisciplinary in content and approach.


Key Features

Whether you enroll in a course that explores the history, literature, or issues of women, a class devoted to the sociology or politics of gender, or studies in masculinity, or the gay and lesbian community, you will find yourself in the company of teachers and learners who encourage critical thinking and dialogue.

Courses in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Wake Forest University are taught by faculty from numerous disciplines who engage in writing and research that enrich their own fields and contribute to the vitality of the classroom experience. Thus, the program in WGS seeks to promote that research and to bring together the wealth of perspectives offered by a diverse and creative faculty.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Window on Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
  • Writing and Women’s Issues
  • Feminist Philosophy
  • Introduction to Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
  • Race and Ethnic Diversity in America
  • Women Playwrights
  • Feminist Theory and Practice.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • International student applicants are required to submit a $65 application fee.
  • Certified transcripts are required from each secondary school, college or university attended. A record of at least four years of schooling is needed in order to evaluate the application. 
  • All international students whose first language is not English are required to submit either a TOEFL or an IELTS score. The official score reports should be sent directly to Wake Forest from the testing institutions.
  • Wake Forest does not require applicants to submit an SAT or ACT score in the admissions application. If submitting scores, score reports must be sent directly from the testing organizations.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    59770 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 59770 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    59770 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 59770 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Winston-Salem

864 - 1409 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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