Women's & Gender Studies Transfer Guide

  • Inver Hills AA Emphasis Gender & Women Studies

    to MSUM Women's & Gender Studies BA

    Quick Facts: College credits applied = 60
    Gen Ed/ LASC goal areas & credits remaining = 0
    Remaining requirements = 60

    Use this transfer guide for recommendations and MSUM equivalencies

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

    With the MnTC and goal areas completed at Inver Hills, the LASC/ MnTC is Completed at MSUM

    Requirements for Major Inver Hills Course Requirements Goal MSUM Equivalent
    Students must obtain a grade of C or higher. GWS 1000 Intro to Gender & Women Studies (3 cr)   WS 100 Women Today: Contemporary Women’s Issues
      GWS 1100 Gender, Race & American Culture OR   Restricted Elective OR
    GWS 1200 Women & Global Issues (3 cr)
      WS 303 Cross Cultural Gender*
    ENG 2239 Women in Literature (3 cr) AND
      ENGL 246 Women in Literature*
      HSER/INTS 1140 Human Sexuality (3 cr)   Restricted Elective
      Physical Education & Health (8 cr)   Elective


    *These are courses that count towards either the Social & Natural Sciences or the Arts & Humanities Areas at MSUM.

    Requirements Remaining to take at MSUM (60 cr)

    Core Requirements

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


    Restricted Electives (12)
    Electives from major list (9)
    General Electives (21 cr)
    Consult MSUM Advisor for best options

    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. At least 9 cr must be at the upper division level)