Office: 104 Manly Hall

Admission into the Minor

Students are expected to formally declare a minor by completing the Change of Major/Minor application online under the Student tab of myBama.

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Minor Courses
WS 200Intro To Women Studies3
WS 430 or Contemporary Issues: Feminist Theory3
WS 470 Gender, Race, and Class
Credit Hours Subtotal: 6
Select three hours of WS elective 300 or 400 level3
Select nine hours of WS elective or approved elective9
Credit Hours Subtotal: 12
Total Hours18

Grade Point Average

A 2.0 grade point average in the minor is required. Please see the Grades and Grade Points section of this catalog for an explanation on grade point average calculations.

Upper-level Residency

A minimum of six hours of 300- or 400-level courses in the minor must be earned on this campus.

Additional Minor Requirements

Students are responsible for ensuring that they have met all University, College, major and minor requirements. However, each student must meet with an adviser in the major department for academic planning and to be approved for registration each semester. College advisers are also available for additional assistance with minor, College and University requirements.