Disability Studies Minor

Deepen your understanding of historical constructions of disability and how to build a more accessible world.

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What You’ll Learn

Your Disability Studies minor allows you to study disability from multiple perspectives and lenses.

Discover how the ability/disability binary is constructed and impacts all areas of our society. Explore the impact ableism and disability rights activism have on diverse bodies, spaces, and institutions.

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Having a disability myself, I am very passionate about learning, understanding, and helping others who also suffer from disabilities within the community. The disability minor offered a very unique study and sets Brockport apart from other schools.- Brenna O'Neil

Last Updated 4/19/22