Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies Minor

Minor - Women's, Gender, & Sexuality Studies

College of Humanities & Sciences

Degree Specific Credits: 20

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.0

Catalog Year: 2018-2019


Lower-Division Core Requirements3
Upper-Division Core Requirements5
Approved Elective Courses12
Total Hours20

Lower-Division Core Requirements

Complete one of the following courses:
WGSS 163LHist/Lit Persp Women3
or WGSS 263S Social and Political Perspectives on Gender and Sexuality
Total Hours3

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Upper-Division Core Requirements

Complete all of the following courses:
WGSS 363Feminist Theory and Methods3
WGSS 463WGS Capstone2
Total Hours5

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Approved Elective Courses

Note: WGSS 392, WGSS 398 and WGSS 492 (Internship/Independent Study) may be applied toward these credits

Complete 12 credits from the following courses, at least one of which must be upper-division (300-400 level):12
Any WGSS course
Black: From Africa to Hip-Hop
Peoples and Cultures of World
Anthropology of Gender
Women in Antiquity
Gender and Communication
Rhetorical Contruction of Women
Rhetoric of Women's Activism
Intimate Relationships
Counseling Theories
Environmental Justice Issues & Solutions
Introduction to Multicultural Literature in Contemporary Germany
Gender & Sexuality in Eng Fict
Afr Amer Hist to 1865
Afr Amer Hist Since 1865
Voodoo, Muslim, Church: Black Religion
The American South
Wmn Amer Colonial to Civil War
Wmn Amer Civil War to Present
Alcohol in American History
Families & Children in America
The Black Radical Tradition
Prayer & Civil Rights
Writing Women's Lives
Gay and Lesbian Studies
Indig World View Perspectives
Oral/Written Trads Native Amer
Ecological Perspectives in Native American Traditions
Native American Beliefs/Philos
Contemp Global Iss Indg People
Psychology of Family Violence
Women & Soc Action Amer
Race, Gender & Class
Gender and Society
Social Stratification
Sociology of the Family
Rural Sociology
Population and Society
Capstone: Inequal and Soc Just
Sociology of Poverty
Prost & Human Trafficking
Gender and Global Development
Total Hours12
Minimum Required Grade: C-