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Bachelor of Arts in Women's and Gender Studies

The Center for Women's & Gender Studies offers a unique interdisciplinary undergraduate program in Women's and Gender Studies that includes the Bachelor of Arts degree, a Women's and Gender Studies Minor, and a transcript-recognized certificate program in LGBTQ/Sexualities Studies. The WGS degree is a valuable major, double major, or minor and functions as an important credential in applying to graduate or professional school and in today's job market and global economy. 

The program's large and diverse faculty is drawn from the university's 18 colleges and schools. Particular strengths of the faculty include African-American studies, cultural studies, diaspora studies, feminist theories, health and social welfare, international and post-colonial feminisms, media studies, performance studies, popular culture, LGBTQ/Sexualities Studies and public policy. 

Students interested in the Women’s and Gender Studies major should contact WGS Undergraduate Coordinator Alma Jackie Salcedo for more information: ajsalcedo@austin.utexas.edu   512-475-7858
Join the WGS Undergraduate Listserv to find out more about the undergraduate program and Center news and events. 

To subscribe, please visit: https://utlists.utexas.edu/sympa/subscribe/wgs-undergrads

Questions?
Visit CWGS:
Center for Women's and Gender Studies
Burdine Hall (BUR), Suite 536
Open Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.
512-471-5765



What can I do with a WGS Degree?

Undergraduate Coordinator:
Alma Jackie Salcedo 
512-475-7858
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    The University of Texas at Austin
    Burdine Hall 536
    2505 University Avenue, A4900
    Austin, Texas 78712
    512-471-5765