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Undergrad Degree Plan (Transfer Student)



Although some students do not need a minor, students in other degree programs may seek a minor in WGS by taking 18 hours of course work.

  • WGS 2300: Introduction to Women's & Gender Studies
  • WGS 4310: Feminist Thought & Theory or WS 4399: Women's & Gender Studies Seminar
  • Choose classes from the WGS cross-listed curriculum
  • Course Descriptions (Visit the Official Publication Catalog)

Degree Plan

  • The Women's & Gender Studies is an interdisciplinary academic program that examines the cultural and social construction of gender, explores the history, experiences and contributions of women to society, and studies the influences of gender on the lives of women and men.
  • Students may minor in Women's Studies by completing 18 hrs of selected course work. Courses for the minor are finalized and approved in conjunction with the Women's Studies advisor.
  • All required courses must be completed with a grade of “C” or higher.
  • Other WS courses may be substituted, if approved, by the Director of the Women's Studies Program.

Transfer Policy *

Undergraduate students who have attended an accredited college beyond high school graduation and have been accepted for admission to Texas Tech can submit proof of course work (ex.a syllabus). Transcripts must reflect credit of a "C" or above to be considered for approval by the Director of the Women's & Gender Studies.


All students are required to meet with the Women's Studies Academic Advisor, each semester prior to advance registration to review their degree progress, discuss schedule planning, and address any questions or concerns student may have in their educational experience.

There are *652 women's and gender studies programs at community colleges, colleges, and universities in the U.S.
* Source: NWSA

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