Major in WGS

The Women’s & Gender Studies major requires 36 credits drawn from WGS core and cross-listed courses. Of these 36 credits students must:

  • Complete six humanities credits and six social science credits in coursework approved for Women’s & Gender Studies credit.
  • Complete at least 15 upper-division credits (numbered 300 or above) in residence at UWM.
  • Complete an additional 15 credits from courses that have been approved for Women’s & Gender Studies credit for a total of 36 credits.
  • Maintain a GPA in the major of at least 2.000 and consult regularly with their advisor in Women’s & Gender Studies about their course of study.

To declare your Major in Women’s & Gender Studies, contact Molly McCourt.

Molly McCourt, Assistant Chair, Undergraduate Student Advisor
Curtin Hall 529
Phone: 414-229-5382