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 Location Start Datesort descending End Date Instructor(s)
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Open CHEM 1011 Molecules and Life Online
John Bumpus
Professional Fields Open LYHS 4186/5186 Studies in Electronic Communication, Youth Development and Generation X, Y and Z Online
Christopher Kowalski
Professional Fields Open EDPSYCH 4186/5186 Studies in Forgiveness Online
Dr. Suzanne Freedman
Professional Fields Open SW 1041 Social Welfare: A World View Online
Katherine Van Wormer
Professional Fields Open HPE 4186/5186 Studies in Community and Public Health for the Educator Online
Susan Dobie
Social Sciences Open CAP 3121 Creativity and the Evolution of Culture Online
Deanne Gute
Social Sciences Open CRIM 2112 White Collar Crime Online
Gayle Rhineberger-Dunn
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Open MATH 1100 Mathematics in Decision Making Online
Michael Prophet
Professional Fields Open ELEMECML 4186/5186 Studies in Graduate-Level Writing Online
Deanne Gute
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Open STAT 3771/5771 Applied Statistical Methods for Research Online
Mark Ecker
Professional Fields Open HPE 4186 Studies in Mental and Emotional Health for School Health Educators Online
Barbara Bakker
Communications and Arts Open THEATRE 1002 The Theatrical Arts and Society Online
Kimberly Groninga
Social Sciences Open CRIM 3319/5319 Victimology Online
Qingli Meng
Communications and Arts Open MUS THEO 1100 Introduction to Music Theory UNI
Heather Peyton
Professional Fields Open ELEMECML 4150 Elementary Curriculum Online
Timothy Weih
Social Sciences Open SOC 1060 Social Problems Online
Marybeth Stalp
Professional Fields Open HPE 4186 Studies in Sexuality Education for School Health Educators Online
Barbara Bakker
Social Sciences Open CRIM 2025 Criminology Online
Gayle Rhineberger-Dunn
Professional Fields Open TECH 3191/5191 Implementing Career and Technical Programs Online
Ali Kashef
Professional Fields Open ELEMECML 4123 Methods of Teaching Visual and Performing Arts Integration in the Elementary Classroom Online
Denise Tallakson
Social Sciences Open SOC 1000 Introduction to Sociology Online
Marybeth Stalp
Professional Fields Open HPE 4186 Studies in Substance Abuse Prevention for School Educators Online
Barbara Bakker
Professional Fields Open PEMES 4186 Studies in Coaching and Sport Management Online
Lea Shaddox
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Open CS 1520 Data Structures Online
Mark Fienup
Communications and Arts Open MUSIC 1100 Soundscapes: Music in Culture Online
Bruce Chidester