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

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BLS distribution area Academic termsort ascending Subject Area Catalog Number Section Course Title Location Start Date End Date Instructor(s)
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Open CHEM 1011 Molecules and Life Online
John Bumpus
Communications and Arts Open ENGLISH 1005 College Writing and Research Online
William Koch
Professional Fields Open POSTSEC 4186/5186 Life and Work: Discerning Values and Vocation Online
Michael Waggoner
Professional Fields Open PH 4186/5186 Studies in Consumer Health for Educators Online
Susan Dobie
Social Sciences Open CRIM 2112 White Collar Crime Online
Gayle Rhineberger-Dunn
Humanities Open ENGLISH 1120 Literature: An Introduction Online
William Koch
Professional Fields Open SW 4171/5171 Addictions Treatment Online
Katherine Van Wormer
Professional Fields Open PH 1030 Basic Nutrition Online
Tammie Collum
Social Sciences Open CRIM 3319/5319 Victimology Online
Qingli Meng
Communications and Arts Open ENGLISH 3186 Studies in Technical Writing Online
Kimberly Groninga
Professional Fields Open SW 4164 Human Behavior and the Social Environment Online
Katherine Van Wormer
Professional Fields Open PH 2160 Medical Terminology Online
Susan Dobie
Social Sciences Open CRIM 2025 Criminology Online
Gayle Rhineberger-Dunn
Professional Fields Open FAM SERV 1020 Family Relationships Online
Elaine Eshbaugh
Professional Fields Open SW 1041 Social Welfare: A World View Online
Katherine Van Wormer
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Open CS 1520 Data Structures Online
Mark Fienup
Social Sciences Open GEOG 1110 World Geography Online
James Fryman
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Open STAT 3771/5771 Applied Statistical Methods for Research Online
Mark Ecker
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Open CS 1410 Computer Organization Online
Mark Fienup
Professional Fields Open HPE 4247/5247 Minority Health Online
Michele Devlin
Social Sciences Open SOC 1060 Social Problems Online
Marybeth Stalp
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Open CS 1510 Introduction to Computing Online
Mark Fienup
Humanities Open HUM 1023 Humanities III: The Age of Revolution to the Present Online
Jesse Swan
Social Sciences Open SOC 1000 Introduction to Sociology Online
Marybeth Stalp
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Open CS 1800 Discrete Structures Online
Mark Fienup

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