48 months
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25644 USD/year
25644 USD/year
9102 USD/year
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About

Gender and Sexuality Studies offered by the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, is a relatively new field of study that seeks to correct institutional neglect, denial and devaluation of the study of women and gender in higher education. 

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Overview

For Gender and Sexuality Studies students at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas , this means learning how assumptions and policies regarding gender, race, class, sexuality, ethnicity, physical ability, nationality and other social dimensions shape the material conditions of men’s and women’s lives all over the world. The curriculum is designed to focus students on the relationship between feminist theories and women’s activism throughout history. Gender and Sexuality Studies graduates are equipped to work in any field or profession where analysis and action are integrated.

Learning Objectives 

  • Develop awareness of and engage in constructive discussions about social justice and diversity issues.
  • Demonstrate broad knowledge of the intersectionality of gender, race, class, and sexuality.
  • Identify and interpret social issues from a multicultural perspective.
  • Analyze women and gender from a cultural and institutional perspective.
  • Develop knowledge about feminist perspectives, including:
  • Analyze social change through the study of local and global activism

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Gender, Race and Class
  • Feminist Theory
  • Feminist Research Methodology 
  • Feminist Praxis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

High School Transcript – 

  • Submit your high school transcript (includes all high school coursework and grades).
  • A certified translation is required for any transcript not written in English.
College/University Transcript(s)-
  • Submit your official transcripts from all previously attended colleges or universities where college-level credits were earned (either while in high school or after graduating high school).
  • A certified evaluation (course-by-course with GPA calculation) by a NACES member organization is required for all non-US college-level coursework.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25644 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25644 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    25644 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25644 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    9102 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9102 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Las Vegas

880 - 1430 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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