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Women’s History


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.

Get on track for these careers

  • Advocate for Domestic Violence Victims
  • NGO Director  
  • Congressional Aide
  • Coordinator of a Women’s Health Clinic
  • Director of Social Service Agency
  • Program Director
  • Psychologist
  • Public Relations Director
  • Town Manager
  • Community Organizer
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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. Women’s History also pairs well with majors in 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.

Liberal Arts Foundational Core

A Taylor liberal arts education will prepare you to live and work in a fast-changing world. It also goes a step further: laying a strong spiritual foundation that cultivates wisdom. 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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