Minor Contact

Minor Code - U111

A grade point average of 2.0 for all courses counted toward the minor is required. Questions may be directed by email to the faculty advising point of contact listed under the Faculty tab. No prerequisite coursework is required to declare the minor.


Introduction to Women's and Gender Studies
Feminist Histories and Practices
Feminist Theory
Queer Theories
Any WGST course at the 100 or 200 level
Human Sexuality
Gender Communication
Literature of Native America
Literature of Love, Sex, and Gender
Appalachian Fiction
African American Literature
Multiethnic Literature
Images of Women in Literature
Gender and Sexuality in Literature and Film
Introduction to Gerontology
Revolutionary Europe
Current Moral Problems
Sex Roles and Behavior
Families and Society
Race and Ethnic Relations
Any WGST course at the 300 or 400 level
Gender and Sport
Anthropology of Health and Illness
Women in Art
Disability and the Family
Disability and Society
American Women Writers
British Women Writers
Topics in Women's Literature
Topics in Gay/Lesbian Studies
Arab Women Writers
Geography of Gender
Public Policy of Aging
Aging, Women and Culture
Women, Gender, and Kinship in Premodern Europe
History of American Women
Philosophy of Sex and Gender
Health Care Ethics
Interest Groups and Democracy
Sexuality, Law, and Politics
Gender/Politics and Policy
Sociology of Gender
Class, Status, and Power
Gender and the Research Process
Total Hours15

No more than 3 credits at the 100 or 200 level. Electives may include no more than 6 hours from the same department outside of WGST.


Students may petition to have other courses count. For information, email the faculty advising point of contact under the Faculty tab.