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Women's Studies Institute

Women’s History Month 2017

Women’s History Month 2017

“Cultivate the Past to Prestige” by: Crystal Arias

2016 Women’s Advocate of the Year

2016 Women’s Advocate of the Year

Yonnie Blanchette

2016 Women’s History Month Opening Reception Keynote

2016 Women’s History Month Opening Reception Keynote

Women’s History Week co-founders Drs. Susan Smulyan and Linda Pritchard

Women’s History Month 2016

Women’s History Month 2016

Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Sexual Assault Awareness Month

UTSA Call to Action Day: April 4, 2016

Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Sexual Assault Awareness Month

UTSA Call to Action Day: April 4, 2016

Women’s History Month 2016

Women’s History Month 2016


Bachelor of Arts Degree in Women’s Studies

The major in Women’s Studies provides students with the opportunity to examine the social, historical, political, and cultural experiences of women and men from an interdisciplinary perspective. Emphasis on cross-disciplinary research methods enables students to pursue a theoretically-informed understanding of women and issues of gender and sexuality in diverse U.S. and global cultures and across time.          

The minimum number of semester credit hours required for this degree, including the Core Curriculum requirements, is 120. Thirty-nine of the total semester credit hours required for the degree must be at the upper-division level.

All candidates seeking this degree must fulfill the Core Curriculum requirements and the degree requirements, which are listed below.

For more information, visit The University of Texas Undergraduate Catalog.