- Completion of GGS 101 Introduction to Gender & Woman Studies or equivalent course and two additional courses.
- Maintenance of a minimum GPA of 3.0 overall.
- Maintenance of a minimum GPA of 3.25 in the prerequisite courses.
- Students must be in good academic standing and have progressed to at least their sophomore year.
Students in the Global Gender Studies honors program must satisfy the requirements outlined for majors and must also maintain a minimum GPA of 3.25 in courses within the major.
Students in the honors program must complete GGS 494 Seminar for Majors/ Senior Capstone. This advanced level is reflected in the course's 4-credit-hour value for honors students (1 credit hour beyond that required for majors outside the honors program). The senior research project must be awarded at least a B+ (3.33) to be accepted as an honors project.