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Minor in Women's Studies

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Requirements for the Minor

Women’s Studies Minor Course Requirements

Students selecting this minor must complete the following:

Women’s Studies: An Interdisciplinary Introduction. Satisfied by: WGSS 201

Social Science or Humanities Core. Satisfied by 1 course (3 hours) chosen from the following:

Social Sciences

Humanities

Theory. Satisfied by 1 course (3 hours) chosen from the following:

Women’s Studies Required Electives

Humanities Elective. Satisfied by any core humanities course not already satisfying core requirement above or any of the following approved humanities electives:

Social Sciences Elective. Satisfied by any core social science course not already satisfying core requirements above or any approved social science elective.

Women’s Studies Electives. Satisfied by any course not already satisfying core requirements above or any of the following:

Women's Studies Minor Hours & Minor GPA

While completing all required courses, minors must also meet each of the following hour and GPA minimum standards:

Minor Hours
Satisfied by 18 hours of minor courses.

Minor Hours in Residence
Satisfied by a minimum of 15 hours of KU resident credit in the minor.

Minor Junior/Senior (300+) Hours
Satisfied by a minimum of 12 hours from junior/senior courses (300+) in the minor.

Minor Graduation GPA
Satisfied by a minimum of a 2.0 KU GPA in all departmental courses in the minor. GPA calculations include all departmental courses in the field of study including F’s and repeated courses. See the Semester/Cumulative GPA Calculator.

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