Women's Studies Program

Humanities Women's Studies Program
Chairs
Department Information
1065 JFSB
801-422- 3191
womensstudies@byu.edu
Advisement Center
1175 JFSB
801-422-4789
humanities-advisement@byu.edu
Programs

Discipline

The women's studies minor educates students in the findings, theories, and methodologies fundamental to the women's studies field, while fostering critical thinking and superior scholarship. Considering traditional academic discourse from the female perspective allows new insights into our historical and cultural traditions.

 

Career Opportunities

A women's studies minor enhances and broadens educational and employment opportunities in any discipline. The women's studies minor trains students to look at issues and questions from unique historical and contemporary perspectives both domestically and internationally. This training prepares students to be more successful in graduate and professional schools, business and industry, and government or community service.