Example Course Plan

Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Course Plan (first 3 semesters)

This is an example course plan based on the 2023-2024 University Catalog; your actual schedule may deviate from this example. Your faculty advisor will work with you to select appropriate courses.

As an IWU student, it is your responsibility to track your progress each semester towards completing graduation requirements using the MyIWU degree audit tool.

Year 1
Year 2

Fall Semester


Study Abroad

  • Students interested in studying abroad should consult with the Director of the Women's and Gender Studies Program to decide which semester(s) would be most appropriate.

Additional Information

  • First-year students may also consider taking another of the core classes focused on non-western, minority, or immigrant women. Consult the Women’s and Gender Studies website for the current list of classes meeting that requirement.