Program of Study

The Women's Studies minor is a 21 credit hour program (7 courses) that prepares students to gain an awareness of women's issues, to understand how social constructions of gender and sexuality affect and have shaped daily experience, broader social structures, institutions, social relations, and cultural and aesthetic production. 

Program Outline

  • Women's Studies foundation (choose one course):
    • HIST X290 Women in American History
    • PHIL U241 Philosophical Perspectives on Women
    • SOCI A250 Sociology of Gender
    • WMST A100 Women, Culture, and Society
  • Women's Studies electives (choose six eligible courses from three disciplines)

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