Aurora University

Gender Studies (Minor)

Why minor in Gender Studies?

Exploring Gender Studies provides skills that are valuable in any work environment. Understanding perspectives on gender will aid you in any career, including business administration, publishing, social work and teaching.

Why minor in Gender Studies at AU?

The Gender Studies minor is interdisciplinary. You can tailor the minor to best complement your major. Additionally, the faculty in the program research and write on Gender Studies and mentor students.

Curriculum Highlights

    • Gender and literature
    • Issues in gender and sexuality
    • Latina writers
    • Philosophy of love and sex
    • Politics of intimate relations
    • Women in American history

Career opportunities

  • Digital communications
  • Grant writing
  • Library sciences
  • Publishing
  • Social work
  • Teaching

An education for a lifetime

Exploring Gender Studies does more than teach you the skills you need for a successful career, it challenges you to see the world in a new way. A liberal arts education offers you the insight and understanding to discover what matters and lead a more fulfilling life.