Women’s Studies Certificate


If you are interested in Women’s Studies and/or are interested in transferring to a four year institution to pursue a major or minor in Women’s Studies, this program is for you.  Potential jobs in various private or non-profit sectors include working in domestic violence or welfare rights advocacy, public and community service, non-profit organization work, family counseling, sexual assault counseling, health care, public policy work, human resources, teaching, law, and public relations.

Career Options

Domestic Violence or Welfare Rights Advocacy
Public and Community Service
Non-Profit Organization Work
Family Counseling
Sexual Assault Counseling
Health Care
Public Policy Work
Human Resources
Public Relations

Related Degrees & Certificates

Because you are interested in the Women’s Studies Certificate, you might want to look at these programs, too.

Human Services, A.S.
Social Work Studies, A.A. – CSCU Pathway Transfer Degree
Sociology Studies, A.A. – CSCU Pathway Transfer Degree

Case Management Certificate

Courses & Outcomes

See below for a list of all full-time Department Faculty. Please note that not all listed faculty may teach courses related to this specific degree or certificate program.

Photo of Kevin Amenta

Kevin Amenta

B.A., Hofstra University; M.A., Quinnipiac UniversityHumanities and Social Sciences Department Associate Professor of Graphic Design and Communication
Office: C136
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9402
Photo of María Celeste Arrieta

María Celeste Arrieta

B.A., J.D., University of Morón, Buenos Aires, Argentina; M.A., University of ConnecticutHumanities and Social Sciences Department Professor of Foreign Language
Office: C112
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9404
Photo of Terrence Delaney

Terrence Delaney

B.A., Eastern Connecticut State University; M.A., Ph.D., Clark UniversityHumanities and Social Sciences Department Department Chair & Professor of History
Office: C118
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9422
Photo of Janet Hagen

Janet Hagen

B.S., Minnesota State University; M.A., St. Cloud State UniversityHumanities and Social Sciences Department Professor of English and Women’s Studies
Office: C216
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9433
Photo of Sandra Jeknavorian

Sandra Jeknavorian

B.F.A., University of Hartford; M.F.A., University of MassachusettsHumanities and Social Sciences Department Professor of Art
Office: C152
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9439

Jeffrey Nixon

A.S., Mohegan Community College; B.S., University of New Haven; M.S., Eastern Connecticut State University Criminal Justice Instructor
Office: C148
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9478
Photo of Peter Patsouris

Peter Patsouris

B.A., Boston University; M. A., Providence CollegeHumanities and Social Sciences Department Professor of International Studies
Office: C108
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9462
Photo of Rhonda Spaziani

Rhonda Spaziani

B.A., Quinnipiac College; M.S., Southern Connecticut State UniversityHumanities and Social Science Faculty
Office: D207B
(860) 215-9293


Janet Hagen