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Equity Studies

The Equity Studies Program offers an interdisciplinary approach to social justice theories and practices in a variety of local and global contexts. Areas of emphasis include disability studies, global food equity and social advocacy. In addition to core courses, students are required to take equity courses from other programs and departments across the university.



  • Equity Studies (major and minor)


First-Year Courses

  • There are no specific first-year courses in Equity Studies


Advice for First Year

Students interested in pursuing a program in Equity Studies are encouraged to include one or more first-year courses in sociology, anthropology, history, political science or women and gender studies to provide maximum flexibility in course selection in higher years.


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