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Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies Minor

Description and Requirements

This minor lets you:

  • Consider traditional disciplines from a feminist perspective.
  • Develop an interdisciplinary understanding of women's experiences.
  • Study women's roles, images, and accomplishments.
  • Examine the ways in which gender is socially, culturally, and historically constructed.

The minor is coordinated by Sociology Professor Ingrid Castro.  

Total Required Credits for Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies Minor: 18

Required Courses

  • Introduction to Women's Studies (WMST 201)
  • 15 elective credits in courses designated as Women's Studies, 9 of which must be 300 level or above. Courses must be selected from at least two different departments.