Sociology of Gender - Certificate

The Certificate in Sociology of Gender prepares students for graduate studies in gender-related issues and for work in which gender issues are important. This course of study will also help the student become a knowledgeable and responsible citizen in a society which has become increasingly committed to establishing gender equality. Students may, if they wish, combine this certificate with a minor in Women’s and Gender Studies. This certificate program is open to all Texas A&M sociology majors. The certificate indicates meritorious completion of the appropriate courses. The 12 credits needed to complete the certificate may fulfill 12 credits of Sociology major electives.

SOCI 207/WGST 207Introduction to Gender and Society3
Select three of the following:9
Introduction to Gender and Society
Population and Society
The Marriage Institution
Sociology of Gender
Industrial Sociology
Women and Work in Society
Field Practicum 1
Special Topics in... 1
Total Semester Credit Hours12

Credit contingent on appropriateness of subject matter as determined by undergraduate advisor.

A cumulative GPR of at least 3.0 must be earned in courses counting toward the certificate.

Transfer courses, independent studies and credit by exam cannot substitute for the required courses unless approved by the undergraduate advisor for certificate purposes.