MULTICULTURAL AND GENDER STUDIES

Bachelor of Arts in Multicultural and Gender Studies

The course catalogue will show shared requirements first and then go through the course listings for one option, and then the other. Keep in mind requirements for both majors are the same, the specialized course listings for each option are under their respective headings!

The BA has two options to choose from:
General Option

2017-2018 Catalog

The BA in Multicultural and Gender Studies provides an interdisciplinary approach to cultural analysis within and across cultural groups in the United States, with emphasis on the role of class, race, and gender in shaping cultural identities. The general option in Multicultural and Gender Studies includes work in the theory and practice of cultural analysis; cross-cultural and interethnic study; the study of the role of gender in culture; and close analysis of a particular ethnic group through courses in one of the MCGS minors.

Women Studies Option


2017-2018 Catalog

The BA in Multicultural and Gender Studies provides an interdisciplinary approach to cultural analysis within and across cultural groups in the United States, with an emphasis on the role of class, race, and gender in shaping cultural identities. The Women's Studies Option is based on a core multicultural and gender studies courses but is focused on women and feminist analysis.