May 27, 2024  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Women’s and Gender Studies, Minor


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The Minor in Women’s and Gender Studies provides an overview of interdisciplinary approaches to the study of women and gender, the cultural politics and social inequalities related to them, and the intersections of gender with race, class, sexuality, and other axes of power. The minor provides students with a broad, interdisciplinary framework for analyzing gendered experiences and practices. The Women’s and Gender Studies minor is not available to Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender/Queer Studies minors.

For additional information regarding the Minor in Women’s and Gender Studies please contact Professor C.K. Magliola in the Department of Sociology.

Students pursuing a Minor in Women’s and Gender Studies are required to:

  • Complete a minimum of 21 credits in the minor, 12 of which cannot be duplicated by coursework in the student’s major or any other minor(s).
  • Complete a minimum of 12 upper-division credits.
  • Complete a minimum of 6 upper-division credits completed in residence.

five of the following (15 credits)


No more than 2 electives (6 credits) may be lower division and no more than 3 electives (9 credits) may be in a single subject/discipline.

total credits 21


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