Woman's Studies Minor

A minor in womens studies consists of a minimum of 18 credits.

Two courses are required:

The remaining courses must be selected from

Those approved by the Women’s Studies Program with not all courses selected from the same discipline. Courses applied to the student’s major field of study may not be applied toward the women’s studies minor.


Women’s Studies electives are to be selected from among the courses offered by cooperating departments and approved by the Women’s Studies Program Committee. In addition to the courses listed below, colloquia, independent studies, and special topics courses may be applied to the major or minor subject to approval. For complete information about these courses, consult the Schedule of Classes or obtain a current course description from the instructor.

Humanities and Fine Arts

Social Sciences

Science and Mathematics

Cell and Molecular Biology

Courses Offered by Other Schools



Public Health and Tropical Medicine