Courses that apply to the Bachelor of Liberal Studies (BLS) degree

Courses listed below include include semester-based courses and Guided Independent Study (GIS) courses that apply to a BLS degree. Enroll in a GIS course at any time and take up to nine months to complete your coursework.

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BLS distribution area Academic term Subject Area Catalog Number Section Course Title Locationsort descending Start Date End Date Instructor(s)
Humanities Fall 2021 RELS 1020
Religions of the World Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Martha Reineke
Professional Fields Fall 2021 SPED 3150
Meeting the Needs of Diverse Learners Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 17, 2021
Deborah Gallagher
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Summer 2021 EARTHSCI 1100
Astronomy Online Jun 21, 2021 Jul 30, 2021
Thomas Hockey
Professional Fields Fall 2021 RELS 2110
Great Living Religions: Confucianism, Daoism and Zen Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Robert Steed
Communications and Arts Summer 2021 COMM 1000
Oral Communication Online May 10, 2021 Jun 4, 2021
Joshua Hamzehee
Humanities Fall 2021 HUM 3127
Middle East Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Kenneth Atkinson
Humanities Summer 2021 HUM 3127
Middle East Online Jun 7, 2021 Jul 2, 2021
Kenneth Atkinson
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Fall 2021 EARTHSCI 1210
Elements of Weather Laboratory Online Aug 23, 2021 Dec 15, 2021
Xinhua Shen
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Open CS 1510 Introduction to Computing Online
Mark Fienup