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Classes beginning at 4pm today on the WKU Bowling Green campus are canceled. ALL Thursday and Friday classes on all campuses are also canceled. Online classes will proceed as scheduled. WKU offices will be closed on Thursday, with essential personnel reporting.

WKU Owensboro closed at noon today (Wed., 3/4).

WKU Glasgow evening classes that begin at 5 pm today will be canceled and the WKU Glasgow campus will close at 7 pm.

WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will close today at 3 pm and will remain closed Thurs., Fri, and Sat., March 5-7.

Should inclement weather make travel hazardous, residence halls will remain open until Saturday. Follow WKU Housing & Residence Life for updates.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for tonight have been canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

Minor in Sexuality Studies for Undergraduate Students

Sexuality Studies Minor

The minor in Sexuality Studies is a cross-disciplinary exploration of human sexuality. Students who complete the minor gain a better understanding of human sexuality and acquire valuable background knowledge applicable to a wide variety of humanities and social science fields, and to careers in education, counseling, social work, service agencies, and public health.

Required (9 hours)

PSYS 482 Psychology of Sexuality

PH 365 Human Sexuality

SOCL 359 Sexuality and Society

Elective (9 hours)**

ANTH 343 Anthropology of Gender

BIOL 302 Human Biology

FACS 311 Family Relations*

FACS 495 Interpersonal Relationship Violence

ENG 360 Gay and Lesbian Literature

HIST 420 History of Sexuality

PHIL 201 Love and Friendship

PH 464 Women's Health

PH 468 Sexuality Education

SOCL 220 Marriage and the Family*

SOCL 355 Sociology of Gender

SOCL 466 Gender, Families, and Society

*Available by correspondence. Contact: WKU office of Independent Learning, Garrett Conference Center Room 101 270.745.4158
**Students may not apply more than 9 credit hours from one discipline toward the minor.


Contact :

Dr. Lance Hahn


3033 Gary Ransdell Hall—WKU

Bowling Green, KY 42101


Dr. Jae Kim

Public Health

408E Science & Technology Hall—WKU  

Bowling Green, KY 42101


Dr. Matt Pruitt


127 Grise Hall—WKU

Bowling Green, KY  42101








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