Jun 25, 2022  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies B.A./B.S.

For the major, a student must complete 30 credit hours of Gender, Women, and Sexuality core courses and approved courses listed below offered by other departments, at least 9 of which must be at the 500 level or above. Courses followed by a subtitle in parentheses vary and count for the Gender, Women, and Sexuality Studies major and minor only when offered with the indicated subtitle.

Bachelor’s degree requirements

Electives (18 credit hours)

The remaining 18 credit hours necessary for the major can be selected from approved electives offered by the GWSS and other K-State departments. Student must complete at least one course (3 credit hours) in each of three different clusters.


  • Theory and Construction of Identity
  • Social Change, Social Justice, and Education
  • Arts and Representations
  • Law and the Public Arena
  • Health, Science, and Environment

Overlay Requirement

Two elective (6 credit hours) must be GWSS courses.

Distribution Clusters

See list for classes assigned to each distribution cluster.

Theory and Construction of Identity

Arts and Representations

Total credit hours required for graduation: (120)