2020-2021 Catalog (Current)

Women and Gender Studies

Degree Type: Minor
College(s): College of Arts and Sciences

Program Requirements 

Women and Gender Studies, Minor 

Includes:

  • Major Courses and General Education Courses 
  • Admission and Transfer Requirements
  • Graduation Requirements

Why Choose the Women and Gender Studies Minor?

The Women and Gender Studies minor is designed to allow students the opportunity to study the history and cultural contributions of women through an interdisciplinary approach. Study includes the political and theoretical issues related to woman and to the construction of gender. In addition, the minor allows students to develop writing and critical thinking skills that are essential to job placement and advancement.

More Information

ADVISOR: Dr. Grant Snider
PHONE: 231-591-3615
EMAIL:

Department of Humanities
Ferris State University
1009 Campus Drive/JOH 119
Big Rapids, MI 49307-2280
Phone: 231-591-3675

Required Courses
Credit Hours

Required Courses

Intro To Women's Studies
3

Electives

Choose 15 credits; at least 6 credits must be 300+ level.
Reproductive Health-Sexuality
3
Women and Art
3
Gender Communication
3
Gender and Race in Film
3
American Women's History
3
Women-the Arts-and Society
3
Intro to Women's Literature
3
Topics in Women's Literature
3
Feminist and Gender Theory
3
Psychology of Gender
3
Gender Roles in Society
3