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Why Minor in Women's Studies?

A minor in Women’s Studies indicates to the prospective employer an awareness of and sensitivity to gender issues.

This awareness may be needed in the following positions: personnel specialist, affirmative action officer, crisis intervention specialist, family and youth services provider, or legal advocate. A minor in Women’s Studies can contribute to success in a variety of fields, including communication, counseling, criminology, education, health, journalism, law, politics, psychology, and applied sociology.

Students interested in attending graduate school will also find a minor in Women’s Studies valuable for a variety of areas, including English, history, studies in the social sciences, and law school.

  • Women’s Studies Program
  • Stabley Library, Room 103
    429 South Eleventh Street
    Indiana, PA 15705
  • Phone: 724-357-4753
  • Fax: 724-357-2281
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
  • 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.