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Gender and Women's Studies

A student minoring in Gender and Women’s Studies must complete a minimum of 20 hours from the following courses:

I. Core: Students become familiar with the history, terms, and concepts essential in the field of Gender and Women’s Studies, and begin to connect theory and practice:
GW 101
GW 102
GW 202
II. Electives (two courses total) from two disciplines, with at least one at the 300-level or above. Some courses, indicated with *, count only with special arrangement with the professor. Contact the program coordinator for a full and updated list of courses.
A student may decide to add a concentration to the minor by selecting two elective courses (from two disciplines, with at least one at the 300-level or above) from one of the following concentrations:
Human Rights: CO 336, ED 203, EN 205*, EN 354*, EN 356, EN 358, EN 368*, EN373*, EV 235, HI 231, HI 234, PO 362*, MA 125, PO 365*,
RE 213*, RE 260*, RE 371
Human Relations: BH 330, CO 214, CO 36, HI 231, HI/IS 248, IN 239, PS 312, RE 213*, RE 260*, RE 335, SO 218*, SO 224, SO 280, SO 304, SO 307, SO 327, SO 337,
Global Issues: EN 356, EN 357*, EN 358, EN 359, EN 368*, EN 373*, EV235, FR/IN 352, FR 432/IN 263, HI/IS 248, HI 325, IN 239, RE 331, SP 451
The Arts: CO 336, EN 205*, EN 250*, EN 322, EN 354*, EN 355, EN 356, EN 357*, EN 358, EN 359, EN 368*, EN 373*, FR/IN 352, FR4 32/IN 263, HI/IS 248, PO 362*, PO 365*, RE 260*, TH 373
If no minor concentration is desired, the two elective courses (from two disciplines, with at least one at the 300-level or above) may be chosen from any of the concentrations above. Contact the program coordinator for a full and updated list of courses.
Students must complete each course counted toward the minor with a grade of ‘C’ (2.0) or better