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The Gender and Women’s Studies Certificate provides a platform for students to study how the social construction of gender intersects with other identities in relation to systems of power and privilege. This interdisciplinary certificate provides a focus for students interested in gender and women’s studies within the framework of the traditional skills and content of a liberal arts education. NSCC's Gender and Women’s Studies certificate provides students with a professional credential for industries where equity & inclusion work is valued. 



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You can apply today for NSCC’s Gender and Women’s Studies certificate program!

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NSCC’s Gender and Women’s Studies certificate program is Open Admissions. You may apply now for this program. There is no fee to apply.

See the recommended courses for NSCC’s Gender and Women’s Studies certificate program.

The student learner outcomes for NSCC’s Gender and Women’s Studies certificate program are detailed in NSCC’s Academic Catalog.


The total tuition and General and Technology Fees for In-state Residents without financial aid is $4,014 for the 18-credit certificate (fees vary by program). 

This program is eligible for financial aid.
Books and course materials, transportation, and health insurance expenses are not included in the tuition and fee costs.
The Board of Trustees reserves the right to increase fees without prior notice. The MA Board of Higher Education reserves the right to increase tuition without prior notice.


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North Shore Community College is an accredited public institute of higher education where all are welcome and each is challenged. NSCC is accredited by NECHE, the New England Commission of Higher Education.


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