Women's and Gender Studies
Women's and Gender Studies Concentration
All course work applied towards University General Education Curriculum and Concentration Requirements require a minimum grade of C-.
University General Education Curriculum: (40 hours)
- English (9 hours)
- Intermediate Algebra (3 hours)
- Public Speaking (3 hours)
- Humanities/Fine Arts (9 hours)
- Social Sciences (9 hours)
- Natural & Physical Sciences (7 hours)
- Cultural Diversity Courses (6 hours)
For complete details and guidelines for selecting approved courses, ask your advisor or visit http://www.unomaha.edu/academic-affairs/general-education/distribution-requirements.php
Concentration Requirements: (30 hours, must include 9 hours upper level from UNO)
WGST 2010 Introduction to Women's Studies: Social and Behavioral Sciences
WGST 2020 Introduction to Women's Studies: The Humanities
WGST 4010 Senior Seminar (spring only course)
Additional 21 hours (15 of which must be upper level) to be selected from the list of approved Women's and Gender Studies courses that can be found at http://www.unomaha.edu/wmst/courses.php. The courses must be taught by faculty members designated as Women’s and Gender Studies faculty they can be found at http://www.unomaha.edu/wmst/faculty.php.
Secondary Field I: (12 hours)
Secondary Field II: (12 hours)
Each secondary field must include 12 hours from the same subject.
Electives: (26 hours)
Electives may include any excess hours in general education, concentration or secondary fields. The number of elective hours may vary but total degree must comprise 120 hours.
Total Degree: (120 hours)
Each course is 3 hours unless otherwise noted.
A minimum 30 hours of upper level (3000-4000) coursework is required for the Bachelor of Multidisciplinary Studies Degree.
It is highly recommended that students visit with the Women's and Gender Studies Program Director, Dr. Karen Falconer Al-Hindi at email@example.com or 402-554-3834.
WGST 4010 Senior Seminar has very specific pre-requisties: WGST 2010, 2020 and 9 hours of 3000 or higher level WGST with a grade of C or better.
Check the catalog to verify any other course prerequisites. Students should also note that not all courses are taught each semester. If a specific course is needed, students should verify the course offering with the department.
For career information, check out the Academic and Career Development Center.
Advising appointments may be made in person, over the phone at 402.554.2370 or online using MavTRACK. DCS does not accept walk-in or same-day appointments.
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