Graduate Certificate in Gender Studies

The Graduate Certificate in Gender Studies is designed for those who wish to study issues of gender at the post-baccalaureate level. The certificate is available to students with Bachelor's degrees and students enrolled in graduate degree programs, but students need not be enrolled in a degree program to earn the Gender Studies graduate certificate.

Program Overview

Required minimum 18 hours in Gender Studies courses; at least 9 credit hours of coursework must be at the the 5000 level.

Coursework may betaken face-to-face or 100% online.

GS 4100 or another theory course is required.

3-6 hours must include internship, practicum, or independent research.

Program Details

More information on certificate can be found in the Bulletin

Department of Sociology, Gerontology, and Gender Studies

Click here for information on courses available online.

Program Costs

Graduate Tuition (MO residents) $444.50 per credit hour
Online Course Fee (100% online courses) $59.70 per credit hour

Please visit the Cashier's Office for more information.


College of Arts and Sciences Advising Office

Until July 1, 2016

Dr. Kathleen Nigro, Gender Studies Advisor

Dr. Sally Ebest, Gender Studies Director

After July 1, 2016

Dr. Lynn Staley, Gender Studies Advisor

Dr. Kathleen Nigro, Gender Studies Director