Founded in 2001, Women’s Studies is an interdisciplinary minor at Georgetown College.
Womenâ€™s Studies enhances studentsâ€™ liberal arts educations by emphasizing the experiences and contributions of women from diverse historical and contemporary cultures. Students who graduate with a minor in Womenâ€™s Studies will:
- use the critical methods and approaches associated with Womenâ€™s Studies in classes from a variety of disciplines;
- articulate an understanding of the diversity of womenâ€™s contributions, perspectives, and experiences within and across various cultures, past and present;
- conduct upper-level academic research in issues related to women and/or sex/gender.