Schools & Divisions

Minor in Women's and Gender Studies

Requirements - (15 cr.)

  • Core Courses (6 cr.)
    • Select one of the following
      • WGS-W 200 Women in American Society (3 cr.) Social Sciences
      • WGS-W 201 Women in American Culture (3 cr.) Humanities
    • Select one of the following
      • WGS-W 400 Topics in Women's and Gender Studies (3 cr.) Social Sciences
      • WGS-W 401 Topics in Women's and Gender Studies (3 cr.) Humanities
  • Women in Diverse Cultures (3 cr.)
    • WGS-W 301 International Perspectives on Women (3 cr.)
    • AFRO-A 210 Women in the African Diaspora (3 cr.)
    • AFRO-A 406 Literature by American Women of Color (3 cr.)
    • AFRO-A 410 The Black Woman and the Afro-American Experience (3 cr.)
    • SPAN-S490 Topic: The Latino Woman (3 cr.)
    • CMLT-C 340 Women in World Literature (3 cr.)
    • SPAN-S 284 Women in Hispanic Culture (3 cr.)
    • SPAN-S 470 Women in Hispanic Literature (3 cr.)
    • WGS-W 302 Issues in WGS:The Afro-Carribbean Experience (3 cr.)
  • Women in the Social Sciences (3 cr.)
    • WGS-W 300 Topics in Women's and Gender Studies (3 cr.)
    • WGS-W 480 Women's and Gender Studies Practicum (3 cr.)
    • AFRO-A 210 Women in the African Diaspora (3 cr.)
    • AFRO-A 410 The Black Woman and the Afro- American Experience (3 cr.)
    • SPAN-S 490 Topic: The Latino Woman (3 cr.)
    • SPAN-S 470 Women in Hispanic Literature (3 cr.)
    • PSY-P 460 Women: A Psychological Perspective (3 cr.)
    • PSY-P 432 Women and Madness (3 cr.)
    • SOC-S 310 The Sociology of Women in America (3 cr.)
    • SOC-S 337 Women and Crime (3 cr.)
    • SOC-S 410 Topics in Organization:  Women and Work (3 cr.)
    • SPCH-S 450 Gender and Communication (3 cr.)
    • SPCH-S 427 Cross-cultural Communication (3 cr.)
    • SPEA-V 450/V 550 Inside Out Prison Exchange Offender Re-entry (3 cr.) (when topic is women or gender)
  • Women in the Humanities (3 cr.)
    • WGS-W 207 Women in Literature (3 cr.)
    • WGS-W 302 Issues in Gender Studies:  Afro-Caribbean Experience (3 cr.)
    • AFRO-A 406 Literature by American Women of Color (3 cr.)
    • CMLT-C 340 Women in World Literature (3 cr.)
    • ENG-L 201 Films by Women (3 cr.)
    • ENG-L 207 Women in Literature (3 cr.)
    • ENG-L 249 Gender and Sexuality in Literature (3 cr.)
    • ENG-L 295 American Film Culture (3 cr.) (When topic is women/gender)
    • ENG-L 381 Recent Writing (3 cr.) (When topic is women/gender)
    • ENG-L 440 Seminar in English and America Literature (3 cr.) (When topic is women/gender)
    • SPAN-S 470 Women in Hispanic Literature (3 cr.)
    • AFRO-A 370 Recent Black American Writing (3 cr.) (when topic is women/gender)
    • HIST-B 300 History of Sexual Revolution (3 cr.)

Total (15 cr.)

The course taken to fulfill the requirement of Women in Diverse Cultures cannot be used to fulfill the requirements in Women in the Social Sciences and Women in the Humanities.

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