Undergraduate Program

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Are you interested in adding a Multicultural Women’s and Gender Studies minor to your degree? Undergraduate TWU students who want to deepen their understanding of social justice, the lives of women and how women are changing the world have the option to add our minor to their current degree plan.

Minor Requirements

Undergraduate students are required to take a total of 18 semester hours in courses that explore women, gender, class, race, ethnicity, religion and sexuality to receive their minor in Multicultural Women’s and Gender Studies.

Required Courses

  • WS 2013: Gender and Social Change: An Introduction to Multicultural Women’s Studies
  • WS 3023: U.S. Women of Colors
  • WS 4493: Feminist Theory

An additional three courses are required for our minor that can be viewed on our Course Rotation Schedule (pdf). Our students may also choose from a variety of discipline-based courses including English, government, history, health studies, nursing, dance, education, biology, psychology, sociology, business and economics.

A complete list of our undergraduate courses and their descriptions are available in TWU’s Undergraduate Catalog.

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Need more information?

To learn more about our minor, please contact Dr. Christina Bejarano, Ph.D. at cbejarano@twu.edu or 940-898-2255, for Fall 2019 Advising and Dr. Danielle Phillips-Cunningham, Ph.D., at dphillips3@twu.edu or 940-898-2746 for Spring 2020 Advising.

Page last updated 8:44 AM, January 15, 2020