MinorWomen's Studies

A minor in women's studies from Wichita State will give you a basic understanding of women's lives through internationalism, representation and social issues. The minor is a valuable addition to majors such as social work, education, political science, history, pre-law, psychology, criminal justice and others.

Learn how women's studies is the right fit for you.

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Admission to the program

To take courses in the Fairmount College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, you must first be admitted to Wichita State.

For WSU's admission requirements, and to apply, click the link below.


The minor in women's studies consists of at least 15 credit hours of women's studies courses, including:    

  • Women in Society: Social Issues
  • Women in Society: Cultural Images
  • Nine additional hours based on your interests


Thanks to WSU's extensive network of employer connections, students in every major have opportunities to gain real-world experience—helping them build a resume, make professional connections and land their dream jobs.

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