BA in Sociology (Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Concentration)

All Students should regularly consult an advisor in the major. For a schedule of advising hours, see Advising.

Requirements of the Major (42 units)

To view a list of required courses for the Women and Gender Studies Concentration, as well as course descriptions please see the current SJSU Catalog.


Transfer Credit & Articulation


  • See the SJSU Catalog for complete degree information on the BA in Sociology, Concentration in Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies. Requirements of the major are only part of the requirements for graduation, as briefly summarized here:
Requirement Units
University Graduation Requirements 38 units
Major Core Requirements 27 units
Concentration Requirements 15 units
University Electives 40 units
Total 120 units
  • A minor in another department is strongly recommended.

Some classes “double count” in GE or SJSU Studies as well as in the Sociology major. However, the units for the class only count once. You should keep track of the cumulative number of units you have earned. Check your transcript on MYSJSU.