Gender, Science, and Technology Minor

Cultivate an understanding of the complex ways in which gender intertwines with science and technology.

Total Credit Hours: 18 

Required Courses Taken in Sequence (12 Hours)

Upper-level Electives (6 Hours)

What You'll Study

By combining classes from the women's and gender studies program and the Science, Technology and Society Department, students will learn to question many of the assumptions that employers, politicians, schools, and scientists hold about gender.

A gender, science, and technology minor will make students more competitive in the job market, helping them excel in the fields that shape the job market, inlcuding STEM policy, development work, and entrepreneurial activity.

 

 

Contact Us
If you have questions about pursuing a Gender, Science, and Technology Minor, please contact:

Brenda Husser 
(540) 231-6878
bhusser@vt.edu

Dr. Katy Powell 
(540) 231-5932
kmpowell@vt.edu