Women's and Gender Studies Undergraduate Internship

Name of program

Women's & Gender Scholars Undergraduate Internship

Year program was created
Program director

Milton Wendland, J.D., Ph.D. 


To whom is the program open?

Undergraduate students

Must students be majors in the department in which the program is being offered?

Yes, or a WGS minor who meets the minimum number of hours required to participate in an internship.

Is an internship an elective or requirement for majors?

An elective for majors

Is there an application process?

Yes. See program website for more details.

Are there course prerequisites or other registration requirements?

Students must have earned 9 credits in WGS coursework prior to starting an internship.

Is a background check required?

Depends on the internship location

Are any IRB-related educational programs or trainings required?

No, unless it is required by the internship placement or the student intends to use the internship experience as part of a capstone, honors, or other research project.

Last updated
       Fall 2016