Women and Gender Studies Minor

Are you prepared to re-examine what you know, and to think critically and creatively in your dialogue with others?
Degree Type Minor
Careers and Salary Career Outcomes
Delivery On Campus
UW-Stout students in a Psychology course.

Your Women and Gender Studies minor will introduce you to crucial societal concepts. Our curriculum is designed to assist you in learning to value life and to explore women’s experiences and contributions across cultures, communities, and historical periods.

SCFR students, UW-Stout.

Our courses include cultural matters that bring racism, classism, homophobia, traditional ideas about gender roles and identities, and other vectors of women’s oppression into focus. We will examine and discuss the social construction of gender and interaction with race, ethnicity, class, sexuality, disability, and age.

History of Fashion Exhibit at UW-Stout.

Regardless of your major, a minor in Women and Gender Studies will broaden your mind with a well-rounded understanding of gender and gender issues. Our courses are interdisciplinary, and many can be counted towards meeting your general education requirements.

Yes! I’m a Feminist event to benefit Women and Gender Studies

Student research, poetry, food and the opportunity to support the Women and Gender Studies program at UW-Stout.
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Minor Requirements

Minors are defined as either “studies in the discipline” or as “teaching.” 
Required Courses