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Women's History

Minor

Challenging Our Understanding of the Past

A minor in Women’s History explores the role and relevance of women throughout history. The program emphasizes the integration of women’s stories and experiences into the traditional narratives of history, and the ways in which highlighting these experiences challenges our understanding of the past. The minor covers the full span history, with courses that focus on specific historical women and specific issues that affect women in particular.

Women’s History and Future Careers

In a world of increasing turmoil and change, Women's History minors are grounded in wisdom and are poised to apply Christian principles and a biblical worldview in their professions of choice.

The Women’s History minor prepares students for careers that involve critical thinking, information analysis, and communication of complex ideas. It also prepares students for further graduate study in history, women’s studies, and law, among other programs.

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Matching Women’s History with a Major

The Women’s History minor pairs well with a variety of majors including Global Studies, Orphans and Vulnerable Children, Politics and Law, Politics and Public Service, and Politics, Philosophy & Economics. It also pairs well with majors such as English, Christian Ministries, or Theatre Arts. In addition, a minor in Women’s History can give a liberal arts emphasis to a more career-focused major such as Marketing, Management, or Film and Media Production.

Women's History Curriculum & Degree Options

Students interested in course descriptions and academic policies can check out our Undergraduate Catalog here.

Foundational Core

The Foundational Core classes will give you a big-picture view of how your calling connects with God's purpose for your life, engaging with ideas that will demonstrate how God has given you certain talents and skills to bring healing to the world. You’ll become a well-versed individual, equipped with critical thinking skills, a lifelong love of learning, and an appreciation for God's creation.

View Foundational Core Curriculum.

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