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Minor in Women's Studies

Contact Person:
Christine M. Doran, WGS
103A Morey Hall, (315) 267-3354,

18-24 credit hours required.

All courses are 3 credits unless noted. Credits are divided as follows:

Required Course (Credits 3-4)
WMST 100 Women’s & Gender Studies 1 (3-4 credits)

Electives (Credits 15-20)
Choose five additional Women’s and Gender Studies Courses as electives. A list of all approved courses is available at: and from the Director.


  1. At least three courses must be upper division courses (300 or above).
  2. At least 1 of the upper division courses must have a multicultural perspective (WSM) (see WSM course designators online).
  3. At least 3 courses must be from the School of Arts & Sciences.
  4. Some courses have prerequisites in additions to WMST 100. See catalog or instructors for other prerequisites.
  5. A minimum of 2.0 is required for all courses counted toward the minor.