Women’s and Gender Studies

As a Minor

Women's Studies is an interdisciplinary Tier III minor designed to provide students with a deeper understanding of women's collective and individual experiences. Courses in this program will examine the sources and impact of gender expectations and relations, the complex roles women play, and the social, political, intellectual, and cultural contributions women make within a variety of global cultures and societies.

Students who minor in Women's Studies must complete two 3000-level courses in two different disciplines and a common capstone course, WSM 4900 Topics in Women's Studies.

For more information check the current Student Bulletin. You can also see teaching faculty and their research specialties.


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The City University of New York