MAVMajors INFO - Gender and Womens Studies

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Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts in Gender & Women’s Studies

Office location -  109 Morris Hall
Phone: 507-389-2077

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Admission requirements –
1. Admission requirements – Admission to major is granted by the department. Please see Cindy Veldhuisen in 109 Morris Hall for details.

  • Degree Requirements & Policies
    Minimum university admission requirements must be fulfilled. These include:
    1.     a minimum of 32 earned semester credit hours
    2.     a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00 (C)

How to declare this major – In the College of Social & Behavioral Sciences, majors are declared within each department's main office.

The current undergraduate bulletin for this major –

 Graduate responses 1 year after graduation


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Occupational Outlook Handbook

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