Loyola University Maryland

Gender and Sexuality Studies

Minor Requirements

Gender and Sexuality Studies Minor requirements

Requirements below are from the 2023-2024 (graduation year 2027). Please see the university catalogue for prior starting years.

One introductory course in the humanities:

One introductory course in the social sciences.

Capstone course, taken upon completion of electives. (The capstone can be taken concurrently.)

Three electives from the approved list of Gender and Sexuality courses. Two must be from the 300 or 400 level.


  • Except for the capstone, no more than two courses in the minor may come from the same department
  • No more than one of the three electives may be at the 200-level.

Study Abroad

Study abroad and transfer courses may count if they fit the criteria for Gender Studies courses. Contact Andrew Ross, Director Gender and Sexuality Studies, to discuss credits: 410-617-2229, aross1@loyola.edu.

Diversity Courses

Many Gender and Sexuality Studies courses have a Diversity Requirement designation, and count for the fulfillment of this requirement.