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Undergraduate Program


Women's and Gender Studies has been a part of the University of South Florida since 1972 where it has been educating in an interdisciplinary field of study that critically examines historical, cultural, racial, class, and other differences. The USF Department of Women's & Gender Studies (WGS) has a long history of producing excellent undergraduate majors and minors. WGS offers a B.A., a minor in Women's Studies, and a concentration in Women of Color Studies. The department focuses on critical thinking, collaborative learning, and personal empowerment. USF's Women's and Gender Studies Undergraduate Program prepares students with a Bachelor of Arts to go on to graduate school, medical school, law school, or choose to enter the workforce in a wide variety of public, private, governmental, and non-profit agencies.

If you are interested in applying for a minor in Women's and Gender Studies, please download and complete the following application. Please speak with a WGS academic advisor if you need more information about the minor or any WGS courses. Please submit this form to the WGS advisor, Briana Byers. Her office is located on the second floor of SCA in room 239. She can be reached at

Click here to apply for a minor in Women's and Gender Studies

For the USF Undergraduate Catalogue, click here.