The Women and Gender Studies Program works to make the diversity of women's and gendered perspectives visible, and to promote student success within an academic, professional and personal context. Program knowledge seeks to provide students with the occasion to investigate the intersections of sex, gender, race, ethnicity, class, age, sexuality, and ability as dimensions of social identity, and as considered at local, national, and transnational levels.
Because of its interdisciplinary framework, a Women and Gender Studies minor fits particularly well with many majors, since cross-listed courses can be applied toward both major and minor requirements. Majors that pair well with this minor include:
Any undergraduate student can declare this minor.
In addition to the course requirements below, students must meet the following requirements:
Total Number of Credits: 18
Students who successfully complete the women and gender studies minor will approach competency in the following skills:
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Sharon A Jacobson EDD
(University Of Georgia)
Barbara LeSavoy Ph.D
(SUNY At Buffalo)
Director Women + Gender Studies
Barbara Mitrano EDD
(University Of Rochester)