Aug 11, 2020  
Course Catalog 2019-2020 
Course Catalog 2019-2020

Women’s and Gender Studies Major

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Major requirements

The major in Women’s and Gender Studies consists of at least nine credits.  

  • A total of three courses must be taken at the 300-level or above.
  • Women’s and Gender Studies majors who have taken a first-year seminar with a member of the Women’s Studies faculty may petition the Women’s and Gender Studies Coordinator to count that FYS towards credit for the major.
  • Women’s and Gender Studies Majors are urged to pursue internships, service learning opportunities and independent research that will complement their course work in Women’s and Gender Studies.

Required courses

Women in U.S. society


Other courses may qualify with permission of the women’s and gender studies advisor.

Women in international perspective


Two of the following not used above:

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