The Women’s and Gender Studies Program offers an Honors Program for WGS majors. Students are accepted into the program during their junior year, and must take WGS 4800: Capstone in Women's and Gender Studies before the end of that year. During their senior year, students write a thesis under the guidance of a WGS faculty advisor. Students who complete the requirements will graduate from Ohio University with the designation "Honors" on their diploma and transcript.
A minimum GPA of 3.5
A thesis topic of scholarly merit and interest
To find out more about our Honors Program and for information about how to apply, contact Lynette Peck.