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Gender Studies Minor

The minor in Gender Studies allows students to study gender and sexuality while pursuing a major in another area. Students majoring in psychology, human services, law enforcement and many other disciplines who minor in gender studies gain practical and theoretical knowledge that helps prepare them for a diverse workplace.

Requirements (19-20 credits)

  • At least half of the credits required for the gender studies minor must be completed at Metropolitan State including at least one core course.
  • Up to 9 lower division credits (100 and 200 level courses) may be applied to the minor.
  • Transfer courses may be applicable to minor requirements. The university's degree audit will specify transfer courses that are directly equivalent to minor requirements; other transfer courses must be approved by one of the coordinators of the Gender Studies Program.

Core Courses (7-8 credits required)

Electives (12 credits)




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