Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Minor

Liberal Arts (Code 485-401)

The Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies minor offers students important interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary perspectives to analyze systems of power with a focus on social justice. It complements majors in Arts and Sciences, Business, Education and Human Sciences, and Nursing and Health Sciences.

A minimum of 24 semester credits, including:
Required Core: 18 credits
WGSS 100Introduction to Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies3
or WGSS 301 Examining Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
WGSS 200Introduction to Feminist Theories3
WGSS 250Feminist Research Methodologies3
WGSS 422Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Advanced Travel Seminar 13
or WGSS 335 Transnational Feminism
WGSS 490Feminist Analysis and Practices: Interdisciplinary Themes3
WGSS 496Capstone: Social Justice Practicum3
Select six credits of electives in WGSS courses or courses cross-listed with WGSS 26