Women's Studies

Women's Studies

Program Detail

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Department Phone

480-461-7060

This program is part of the Cultural Science Department.

The contribution women have made to society is immeasurable. Understanding women’s history, experiences, and perspectives is critical to understanding who we are as a people today. For the scholar and professional dedicated to exploring these topics, there’s the Women’s Studies program at MCC.

Women’s studies, an intensive interdisciplinary cultural science, challenges students to write well, think critically, and analyze women’s issues effectively. Discussed and critiqued are the historical and contemporary theories and practices of feminism(s). Students examine women’s experiences and perspectives, exploring topics such as history, culture, class, race, ethnicity, sexuality, and gender in order to help bring about equality, understanding, and peace.

Available Associate Degrees and Certificates

Degree / Certificate Title Courses
Academic Certificate (AC) Women's Studies Course List

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Associate in Arts Arizona State University Bachelor of Science in Women and Gender Studies
Associate in Arts Arizona State University Bachelor of Arts in Women and Gender Studies

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Before signing up for classes, you’ll want to meet with an academic advisor. Together, you’ll lay out a program and career path that suits you best. This step is essential to your academic success.

Advising for the Women's Studies program is available through the Cultural Science department. You can also contact Academic Advisement for general advising. Both will help you determine the exact courses you need to get the education you’re looking for.