Minnesota State University - Mankato

College of Arts and Humanities

Gender and Women's Studies


Physical Education/Human Performance

1400 Highland Center

Mankato, MN 56001

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S, Graduate Certificate in Women's Studies

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Science in Gender and Women's Studies is an internationally known program which attracts students from throughout the U.S. and abroad. Historically it has been based predominantly in the social sciences, with input from humanities and sciences. The graduate program combines interdisciplinary course work, internships, and individual and cooperative research projects. This feminist program integrates theory and activism. Departmental faculty areas of interest include feminist theory, violence against women, gender and law, women's and girls' history, history of sexuality, LGBT/queer studies, social justice activism, sex work, public health, HIV policy, and feminist pedagogy.


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Remote Town

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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