Minor in Women's Studies

Students may seek an academic minor in women's studies. 

The women's studies minor complements the skills the student gains in his or her major discipline by providing an interdisciplinary study of the history, status, and experiences of women.

Requirements for the Minor

A minor in women's studies requires the completion of 15 credits of coursework in women's studies, chosen from the following courses: 

Students are recommended to take WMST 200 as the first course for the minor (if they have not already applied the course toward other degree requirements).

Courses already applied toward other degree requirements (e.g., major or general education) may not be applied toward the minor. At least 9 credits must be earned in upper-level courses (numbered 300 or above). Prerequisites apply for all courses.

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