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

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BLS distribution area Academic term Subject Area Catalog Number Section Course Title Location Start Date End Datesort ascending Instructor(s)
Professional Fields Spring 2020 AT 1018
Prevention and Care of Athletic Injuries Online Jan 13, 2020 May 8, 2020
Catherine Schulte
Humanities Spring 2020 CAP 3194
Perspectives on Death and Dying Online Jan 13, 2020 May 8, 2020
Francis Degnin
Professional Fields Spring 2020 MGMT 3100
Legal and Social Environment of Business Online Jan 13, 2020 May 8, 2020
George Scully
Social Sciences Spring 2020 PSYCH 2301
Applied Psychology Online Jan 13, 2020 May 8, 2020
Robert Hitlan
Professional Fields Fall 2019 HPE 1030
Basic Nutrition Online Oct 21, 2019 Dec 20, 2019
Tammie Collum
Professional Fields Fall 2019 HPE 1030
Basic Nutrition Online Oct 21, 2019 Dec 20, 2019
Tammie Collum
Social Sciences Fall 2019 PSYCH 2002
Professional Preparation in Psychology Online Oct 21, 2019 Dec 20, 2019
Christine Bennett
Communications and Arts Open ENGLISH 3186 Studies in Technical Writing Online
Kimberly Groninga
Social Sciences Open PSYCH 1001 Introduction to Psychology Online
Heather Peterson
Professional Fields Open INDIVSTU 4196 Interdisciplinary Readings: Critical Thinking in a Democratic Society Online
Rodney Dieser
Professional Fields Open CSD 3100 Language Acquisition in Children: Birth to 5 Years Online
Clifford Highnam
Professional Fields Open POSTSEC 4186/5186 Life and Work: Discerning Values and Vocation Online
Michael Waggoner
Professional Fields Open FAM SERV 1020 Family Relationships Online
Elaine Eshbaugh
Social Sciences Open CRIM 4323 Social Deviance and Control Online
Ruth Chananie
Social Sciences Open ANTH 4016/5016 Climate Change, Human Migration and Conflict Online
Mark Grey
Professional Fields Open LITED 1044 Children's Literature Online
Timothy Weih
Social Sciences Open ECON 1031 Introduction to Economics Online
Bulent Uyar
Professional Fields Open SW 4171/5171 Addictions Treatment Online
Katherine Van Wormer
Social Sciences Open GEOG 1110 World Geography Online
James Fryman
Professional Fields Open CAP 3140 Environment, Technology, and Society Online
Ali Kashef
Professional Fields Open LYHS 4186/5186 Studies in Leisure Education Media Literacy and Celebrity Influence Online
Rodney Dieser
Professional Fields Open EDPSYCH 4152/5152 Development of the Middle School Aged Child Online
Dr. Suzanne Freedman
Professional Fields Open SW 4164 Human Behavior and the Social Environment Online
Katherine Van Wormer
Professional Fields Open HPE 2160 Medical Terminology Online
Susan Dobie
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Open CHEM 1011 Molecules and Life Online
John Bumpus