May 19, 2024  
2023-2024 University of Wyoming Catalog 
2023-2024 University of Wyoming Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Gender and Women’s Studies Graduate Minor

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Provides advanced, interdisciplinary, intersectional training in feminist and gender theory and praxis. This minor offers crucial knowledge and skills to students pursuing a wide range of graduate degrees and professional paths.


A total of 12 credit hours are required to complete the Graduate Minor in GWST. This includes the following: 

  • Credits: 3 OR Approved Substitute 
  • An additional 9 credit hours of GWST electives, including 6 credits at the 5000-level.
  • When practical, students should include a GWST faculty member on their thesis, dissertation or Plan B committees. Students in professional programs without a culminating research project can meet this requirement through alternative means.

Additional Information

Contact the program director, Dr. Michelle Jarman (, to discuss individual plans of study. 

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