Gender Equity and Policy Specialization

Penn State Master of Public Policy gender equity and policy specialization sample list of concentration courses. The flexibility of Penn State’s MPP program allows students to choose an existing specialization or design a specialization that draws on the expertise of faculty from across the University Park campus. Within the specialization, students will work with their academic advisor to create a curriculum plan that meets their career goals.


Gender Equity and Policy

WMNST 423 Sexual and Domestic Violence
WMNST 452 Women’s Health Issues
WMNST 453 Women and the Criminal Justice System
PSYCH 479 The Psychology of Gender
HHD 401 Women’s Leadership Initiative: Leadership Concepts and Competencies 1
WMNST 420W Gender and International Development
WMNST 428 Gender and Politics
WMNST 458 Critical Feminist Issues in Reproduction
WMNST 502 Global Perspectives on Feminism


 *This a sample list of courses that could be used to complete the requirements for this specialization