Loyola University Chicago

Women's Studies and Gender Studies

Concentration in WSGS for PhD Students

Curious. Creative. Transformative.

The Concentration is designed for students admitted to and enrolled in other graduate programs at Loyola who wish to add a WSGS focus to their degree.


The requirements for the Concentration is 9 credit hours, including:

  • WSGS 401 (History of Feminist Thought) or WSGS 402 (Feminist Methodologies)

  • two (2) graduate-level WSGS or approved cross-listed courses

Please consult with the WSGS Graduate Program Director about your course choices.

Once you have completed your required three courses, complete the WSGS Concentration Application Form and submit it to the Graduate Program Director for approval.