Undergraduate CertificateTilford Diversity Studies

Wichita State's Tilford Diversity Studies undergraduate certificate will equip you with the diversity-related expertise needed for success in an increasingly interconnected world—and in virtually any career—including the ability to:

  • Appreciate diversity
  • Understand cultures in ways that go beyond stereotypes
  • Interact with others in diverse settings
  • Assume leadership roles in promoting diversity

Learn how Tilford Diversity Studies is the right fit for you.

Student group in a classroom


To complete the certificate, you’ll take six courses totaling 18 credit hours, including one course in each of the following areas:

  • Race or ethnic studies
  • Gender or women’s studies
  • The study of social or economic class
  • Three elective courses

How to enroll

To add this certificate to your plan of study: 

  • Log into the myWSU portal, find the Student Tools box (center of the page) and click "Change my Major/Minor."
  • Click continue (this will show your current major and minor).
  • Click continue, then click on "Add a certificate" and choose your certificate program. Click continue and submit request.