Graduate Minor in Women's and Gender Studies

Contact Information:

Joan Hermsen, Chair
Mary Jo Neitz, Director of Graduate Studies
325 Strickland Hall
(573) 882-2703

Eligibility for Minor

The Women’s and Gender Studies Graduate Minor is available to all students pursuing a graduate degree at MU.

Plan of Study

15 credit hours will be chosen to complement the student’s main area of graduate study. Students may take up to six hours in their home department. Students will gain expertise in the methodologies and theories in Women's and Gender Studies.

The minor requires the following six credit hours:

WGST 8020Graduate Feminist Theory3
WGST 8040Seminar: Problems and Issues in Feminist Scholarship3

For lists of permanent courses and current offerings, the Women and Genders Studies website.