Medieval and Renaissance studies (MER) offers students an interdisciplinary and multi-disciplinary minor focusing on western culture from late antiquity through the beginnings of European colonialism. Core courses ground students in medieval and Renaissance thought and cultures, while elective courses offer options to develop particular interests. With careful planning, students integrate coursework in the General Education Program to develop a multi-disciplinary and interdisciplinary focus in MER. Students from across campus and from numerous major disciplines pursue the minor.
MER furthers the College's commitment to prepare students for responsibilities as working professionals, informed citizens, and thoughtful individuals. Students completing this minor will be able to demonstrate the following outcomes essential in professional, social, and personal settings:
The Medieval and Renaissance Studies minor is offered in a traditional, on-campus format at our main Duluth campus.