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)
Professional Fields Open ELEMECML 4150 Elementary Curriculum Online
Timothy Weih
Social Sciences Open PSYCH 3204/5204 Psychology of Aging Online
Elaine Eshbaugh
Professional Fields Open HPE 4186 Studies in Substance Abuse Prevention for School Educators Online
Barbara Bakker
Social Sciences Open CRIM 2025 Criminology Online
Gayle Rhineberger-Dunn
Communications and Arts Open MUSIC 1100 Soundscapes: Music in Culture Online
Bruce Chidester
Professional Fields Open ELEMECML 4123 Methods of Teaching Visual and Performing Arts Integration in the Elementary Classroom Online
Denise Tallakson
Social Sciences Open PSYCH 2302 Psychology and Law Online
Heather Peterson
Professional Fields Open HPE 4186/5186 Studies in Consumer Health for Educators Online
Susan Dobie
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Open CS 1520 Data Structures Online
Mark Fienup
Professional Fields Open NUTR 1030 Basic Nutrition Online
Tammie Collum
Professional Fields Open ELEMECML 4186/5186 Studies in Teaching African American Students: Empowerment Strategies and Approaches Online
Gloria Kirkland Holmes
Social Sciences Open PSYCH 2203 Social Psychology Online
Nicholas Schwab
Professional Fields Open HPE 4247/5247 Minority Health Online
Michele Devlin
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Open CS 1410 Computer Organization Online
Mark Fienup
Professional Fields Open TECH 3181/5181 Instructional Design for Career and Technical Education Online
Ali Kashef
Communications and Arts Open ENGLISH 1005 College Writing and Research Online
William Koch
Social Sciences Open PSYCH 1001 Introduction to Psychology Online
Heather Peterson
Social Sciences Open CAP 3121 Creativity and the Evolution of Culture Online
Deanne Gute
Humanities Open HUM 1023 Humanities III: The Age of Revolution to the Present Online
Jesse Swan
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Open CS 1510 Introduction to Computing Online
Mark Fienup
Professional Fields Open PEMES 4186/5186 Ethical Issues in Sport and Physical Activity Online
James Hall
Communications and Arts Open ENGLISH 3186 Studies in Technical Writing Online
Kimberly Groninga
Communications and Arts Open THEATRE 1002 The Theatrical Arts and Society Online
Kimberly Groninga
Professional Fields Open INDIVSTU 4196 Interdisciplinary Readings: Critical Thinking in a Democratic Society Online
Rodney Dieser
Natural Sciences and Mathematics Open CS 1800 Discrete Structures Online
Mark Fienup