Central Lakes College Women Studies Certificate Transfer Guide

Transfer to MSUM BA in Women's & Gender Studies

Quick Facts:

  • College credits applied = 12
  • Gen Ed/ LASC goal areas & credits remaining = 30-33
  • Major requirements = 75-88

Use this transfer guide for recommendations and MSUM equivalencies.

MN Transfer Curriculum/Liberal Arts and Sciences Curriculum (LASC)

Goal Area Requirement
CLC Courses
Goal Area
MSUM Equivalent
Goal Area Requirement
Some of the requirements will meet MnTC Goal Areas 3 – 7. No more than two courses in Women’s Studies apply. Check with MSUM advisor on best choices to complete goal areas.
CLC Courses
MnTC Goal Areas (9-12 cr)
Goal Area
3-7
MSUM Equivalent
MnTC Goal Areas (same # of credits)

Additional Courses in Goal Areas to Equal 42 Credits Total for Liberal Arts and Sciences Curriculum (LASC)

Minimum credits to complete LASC Goal Areas = 30 - 33. (One course should also be Writing Intensive.)

Four classes from course options below.

CLC Courses
Goal Area
MSUM Equivalent
CLC Courses
BIOL 2411 Biology of Women (3 cr)
Goal Area
3, 7
MSUM Equivalent
MnTC Goals 3, 7
CLC Courses
Recommended: ENGL 2451 Women in Literature ( 3 cr)*
Goal Area
6
MSUM Equivalent
ENGL 246 Women in Literature
CLC Courses
HLTH 1531 Women’s Health (3 cr)
Goal Area
MSUM Equivalent
Elective
CLC Courses
HIST 2420 History of Women in US (3 cr)
Goal Area
5, 7
MSUM Equivalent
MnTC Goal Areas 5, 7
CLC Courses
Recommended: WMST 1400 Intro to Women’s Studies (3 cr)*
Goal Area
5, 7
MSUM Equivalent
WS 247 Women’s Studies: Perspectives & Intersections
CLC Courses
WMST 2402 Gender & Pop Culture (3 cr)
Goal Area
6, 7
MSUM Equivalent
MnTC Goal Areas 6, 7
CLC Courses
WMST 2420 Women & Religion (3 cr)
Goal Area
5, 7
MSUM Equivalent
MnTC Goal Areas 5, 7

*Recommended because these courses fulfill requirements for the major.

Requirements Remaining to take at MSUM (108 cr)

Core Requirements:

  • WS 100 Women Today: Contemporary Women’s Issues(3)
  • WS 247 Women’s Studies: Perspectives & Intersections (3)
  • WS 324 Feminist Theory (3)
  • WS 412 Seminar in Women’s Studies (3)

Restricted Electives (12)
Consult MSUM Advisor for best options

Related Requirements
Fulfill the requirements in the following areas:

  • Arts & Humanities
  • Multicultural Global Perspectives
  • Social & Natural Sciences

(6 cr required in each area unless recommended courses were taken above)

Electives from Major List (9)
General Electives (Consult your MSUM advisor for best options) (30-33 cr)