To be eligible to receive the degree of Doctor of Jurisprudence with a minor in gender studies, a student must complete:
82 credit hours in the School of Law, 6 credit hours which must satisfy the gender studies cross-listing requirement
Either G601 or G602 (interdisciplinary 3-credit course in gender studies, in alternate years)
A 3-credit elective course at or above the 500 level offered by the Gender Studies Program (some 300- or 400-level courses may be approved for graduate credit with prior approval of the dean)
This minor is designed for students interested in education law and policy. The IU School of Education has a unique concentration of faculty with an expertise in education law and students who are interested in the topic. Attorneys with a background in education law are employed in a variety of settings, including private practice (e.g., employment, civil rights, special education practice groups); governmental agencies (e.g., federal and state departments of education), and universities (e.g., general counsel’s office, athletic department compliance, professors); and non-profit organizations (e.g., organizations dedicated to education reform). Please contact Drs. Suzanne Eckes firstname.lastname@example.org or Janet Decker email@example.com for further information.