Aug 11, 2022  
2022-23 Western Washington University Catalog 
    
2022-23 Western Washington University Catalog

American Cultural Studies Minor


American Cultural Studies Program, University Interdisciplinary Programs

25-26 Credits

Introduction

The American Cultural Studies Minor provides students with an interdisciplinary approach to understanding issues of race, ethnicity, educational equity, settler colonialism, socio-economic class, gender and sexuality, and socio-cultural theories that analyze the structural underpinnings of subjective experiences and minoritization processes in the U.S. 

Why Consider an American Cultural Studies Minor?

 

 Contact Information

Program Director
Dr. Lourdes Gutiérrez Nájera
Academic Instructional Center 312
360-650-2553
gutierl2@wwu.edu

 Sample Careers

 

 Major/Career Resources

www.wwu.edu/careers/students_choosingamajor.shtml

How to Declare (Admission and Declaration Process):

To declare a minor in American Cultural Studies please submit a “Minor Declaration and Change Web Form” avialable at esign.wwu.edu/forms/Registrar/_minor_decl_and_change_4.aspx.

Once you fill out form with your information indicating the appropriate minor, route it to Lourdes Gutiérrez Nájera, American Cultural Studies Program Director, by inserting her email (gutierl2@wwu.edu) at the bottom of the form and submitting it for approval.

Grade Requirements

A grade of C- or better is required for a student’s major or minor courses, and supporting courses for majors and minors.