Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies - Requirements

For an 18-credit minor in Women, Gender and Sexuality studies, students complete:

  • 5 courses, 3 of which must be gender-focused, and 2 others, which may be gender-focused or gender-component courses.
  • WGS 301 Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies Capstone Seminar after completing the other 5 courses.

Courses must be chosen from a variety of fields and disciplines. Courses taken to fulfill arts and sciences core requirements may be used to fulfill requirements for the minor with the permission of the program director.

Students wishing to complete an individually designed major that involves the study of women, gender or sexuality should consult with the program director or any faculty member on the coordinating committee to explore options.