Apr 01, 2023  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Queer and Sexuality Studies Minor


The minor in Women’s and Gender Studies is available to students pursuing any other major at USF. The minor in Queer and Sexuality Studies requires a minimum of 18 hours of interdisciplinary coursework.

Minor Requirements: 18 hours

Minor Core (6 Credit Hours)

Choose 6 hours from:

Minor Electives (12 Credit Hours)

Must include a minimum of six (6) hours at the 4000-level or higher.

Twelve (12) credit hours selected from:

GPA Requirements

Minor GPA (all USF courses which are applied to minor requirements): 2.0

Grading Requirement

  • A grade of “C-” is required for a departmental course to count toward a Women’s and Gender Studies minor.
  • Courses may not be taken S/U, where a grade option exists.

Residency Requirements

CAS Minor Academic Residency Requirement: 50% of minor must be completed at USF.

Other Information

Students may petition the undergraduate advisor to focus their minor on a specific area within Women’s and Gender Studies, such as sexualities, women’s health or social justice.

Advising Information

USF students schedule advising appointments online through USF Archivum Platform.   Students are encouraged to meet with their advisor each semester to discuss courses planning, degree progression, and career preparation.

Tampa Campus Website: https://www.usf.edu/arts-sciences/students/academic-advising/index.aspx
For questions, email WGSadvise@usf.edu.