Minor in Women’s Studies Online

Requirements for the Online Minor in Women’s and Gender Studies (WGS)- Students are required to take 18 credit hours of courses online, including one lower division course  (WS 2300 or WS 2350) and five upper division courses in the degree plan and should maintain a minimum 2.5 GPA. Other courses with a related to women or gender relate topics currently taught in other UTEP academic programs or departments will be considered for the online minor and would need the WGS director’s approval.

Degree Plan

Required Courses
Select one of the courses below:
Introduction to Womens Studies
Global Feminisms
Select five courses from the list below:
La Chicana
Chicana/o ID Formation
Family Violence
Gender & Popular Culture
Gender & Technology
Gender & Religion
Women in Literature
Women & Work in the Sex Indust
Plagues, Pandemics, & Power
Mental Illness at the Margins
Women's Health
Gender Issues in Humanities
Gender Issues in Social Scincs
Women's Studies:Special Topics
Feminism of 1960's & 1970's
Total 18