2017-2018 University Catalogue 
    Jul 14, 2024  
2017-2018 University Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Studies Minor

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For more information about the program, transfer credit, etc., visit the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer studies program  page. 

Minor Requirements

Completing the minor requires students to work closely with their course instructors, their advisers, and the LGBT director. Students are encouraged to incorporate a capstone experience, such as pursuing an independent study or undertaking a thesis within one’s department that meaningfully incorporates LGBTQ-related scholarship.

Five Courses

A minimum of five courses, of which:

  • At least three courses should be at the 300 or 400 level
  • No more than two courses should come from a single department or program other than LGBT
  • No more than one course should earn credit for an LGBT minor and the student’s major
Other Courses

Other courses may be counted toward an LGBT minor, depending on the orientation of the course and/or the direction of the readings and student projects during a particular year. Such courses need the approval of the instructor and the LGBT director to be counted toward an LGBT minor. These courses include, but are not necessarily limited to, the following:

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