Department of Women's and Gender Studies College of Arts and Sciences University of South Florida

Department of Women's and Gender Studies College of Arts and Sciences University of South Florida

Tampa, FL
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
91%
9%
student ratio
11
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 15
fall application deadline
77%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Women's And Gender Studies Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 6
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required, Thesis Required for some and thesis or internship
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

77% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 9
    • Accepted 7
    • Acceptance Rate 77
    • Enrolled 4
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $30
    • Application Fee - International $30
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 15th February 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 15th September 15th Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0, three letters of recommendation, and personal narrative statement of purpose, scholarly writing sample (examples include term paper or research paper); undergraduate major or minor in women's studies (recommended)
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL (minimum score 550 paper-based; 79 iBT) or IELTS (minimum score 6.5)

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableNot Reported

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students11
    • Female Percentage91%
    • Male Percentage9%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students11
    • Part-time Percentage27%
    • Full-time Percentage73%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino9%
    • Black / African American18%
    • White / Caucasian73%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown or International Student0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty4
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage75%
    • Male Percentage25%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPerformance studies, feminist theory and pedagogy; constructions of gender in public discourse, including education, mass media, and popular culture; women's health, reproductive justice, and sexuality; bodies and cultural representations; feminist theory as it relates to learning disabilities, critical race theory, postmodernist and queer theory; hiring practices in higher education, mothering; women of color feminisms
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Women's and Gender Studies

College of Arts and Sciences
University of South Florida

4202 East Fowler Avenue
Tampa, FL 33620-9951
United States

Dr. Diane Price Herndl

Professor and Chairperson

Phone: 813-974-0987
Fax: 813-974-0336
Email: priceherndl@usf.edu

Dr. Kim Golombisky

Associate Professor and Graduate Director

Phone: 813-974-0986
Fax: 813-974-0336
Email: kgolombi@usf.edu


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