University of Vermont

The College of Arts and Sciences

Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies

Sexuality and Gender Identity Studies Undergraduate Minor

The requirements for the minor are changing:

  • For students entering CAS on or after Fall 2014: A total of eighteen credits (six courses) are required for the minor. (a) Core (nine credits): GSWS 001, 105, and one 200-level course approved for SGIS credit. (b) Electives (nine credits):  at least six hours must be taken at the 100-level or above.  No more than three credit hours may come from the following courses: GSWS 191, GSWS 192, GSWS 297,  and GSWS 298.  No more than three credit hours may come from classes also used to fulfill a major.
  • • For students entering CAS before Fall 2014: A total of eighteen credits (six courses) are required for the minor. (a) Core (three credits): WGST 075/GSWS 001. (b) Electives (fifteen credits): at least six hours must be taken at the 100-level or above. No more than three credit hours may come from the following courses: WGST/GSWS 191, 192, 297, and 298. No more than three credit hours may come from classes also used to fulfill a major.

It may be advantageous for current students to switch to the new requirements. Talk with your advisor to see whether this is true for you.

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