48 months
6176 USD/year
6176 USD/year
5540 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies program offered by Washington State University is an interdisciplinary field rooted in scholarship and activism that places gender at the center of inquiry. 

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The Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies program offered by Washington State University  investigates and challenges social inequalities based on systems of gender as they intersect with class, race, ethnicity, nationality, sexual orientation, and age.

What You Can Do With a Degree in Women’s Studies

• Change your world

• Work for nonprofit and/or nongovernmental agencies advocating for environmental justice, transgender rights, access to health care, and more

• Work in community service organizations, such as women’s shelters and youth centers

• Work in human resources, equity policy analysis, community development, and more

• Continue studies in law school, social work, justice studies, gender studies, and much, much more

Programme Structure

Strengths of the program 

  • Faculty work in a number of new research areas, including theories of identities and bodies, women and the environment, queer theory, third-world feminism, and critical race feminism.
  • The department maintains close relations with the Women’s Resource Center and the Gender Identity/Expression and Sexual Orientation Resource Center.
  • Women’s studies students tend to be people who want to make a difference in the world. Their personal goals and intellectual development are of major importance to our faculty.
  • The program emphasizes collaborative learning and critical thinking in a global and activist context, one that gives students ownership over their education.
  • Each student is assigned a faculty mentor who is a resource for majors who are pursuing graduate degrees, undergraduate research, academic publications, and career exploration within the field.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

WSU accepts international undergraduate applications at any time of year and operates on a rolling admission basis.


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Ask your high school for a copy of your transcripts that you can upload with your application. If you have earned a GED, have the testing agency send us your official GED transcript instead.
  • If you have earned college credit, ask the college to send those official transcripts to WSU as well.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6176 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6176 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    6176 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6176 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    5540 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5540 USD per year during 48 months.

The tuition fee may vary depending on the location of your study program.

Living costs for Pullman

904 - 1507 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.

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