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Women & Gender Studies Minor

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Coordinator: Alicia Giralt
Location: Social Sciences Building, Rooms 301/303
Telephone: Carla Price 801-626-7632

The Women & Gender Studies minor is an interdisciplinary program which introduces students to the current scholarship in the study of women, past and present, from a variety of cultural, class, sexual preference, ethnic, and religious orientations.

  • Program Prerequisite: A student’s program of study for the Women & Gender Studies Minor must be approved by the Women & Gender Studies Coordinator.
  • Grade Requirements: A grade of “C” or better is required for all courses used toward the minor (a grade of “C-” is not acceptable.)
  • Credit Hour Requirements: A total of 20 credit hours is required for this minor.
  • Program Code: 7048
  • CIPC: 050207


Women & Gender Studies Course Descriptions  

Course Requirements for Minor


* WGS 4060  (2) and WGS 4860  (2) represent alternate tracks for students with interest in academic careers or community work, respectively. Either one may be taken as an elective by students choosing the alternate course as a requirement. As an elective, WGS 4860  may be taken for 1 or 2 credit hours.

Electives (8 credit hours)

A total of 8 credit hours of electives chosen in consultation with the Women and Gender Studies Coordinator. Electives may include up to 3 credit hours of Directed Readings.


Should other courses relating specifically to Women or Gender Studies, either of an experimental or of a permanent nature, be added to the curriculum, these courses will be accepted as electives for the Women and Gender Studies Minor Program.

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