Online and Distance Educaction

10-week Undergraduate Courses

For your convenience, we have marked which classes count toward Tiers 1 and 2 requirements of the new University Core Curriculum, which is applicable to students who enrolled during or after fall 2010. Get more detailed information about courses via the university-wide schedule of classes.

10-week online courses start May 12

  • ACC 201 Principles of Accounting 1
  • ACC 202 Principles of Accounting 2

  • AHS 100 Introduction to Art—Tier 1

  • ANTH 105 Introduction to Biological Anthropology
  • ANTH 111 Anthropolgy, Culture, Globalization —Tier 1
  • ANTH 231 Intro to Native American Studies
  • ASTR 100 Intro to Astronomy
  • AT 240 Prevention and Care of Musculoskeletal Injuries

  • BIO 100 People and the Life Sciences—Tier 1
  • BL 260 Principles of Business Law

  • CHEM 100 People and Chemistry
  • CHEM 102 General, Organic and Biochemistry for Health Care Professionals
  • COMM 210 Fundamentals of Public Communication—
  • CS 104 Introduction to Computers—Tier 2
  • CS 110 Introduction to Computer Science—Tier 2
  • CS 203 Introduction to Computer Security
  • CS 233 Microcomputer System Architecture—Tier 2
  • CS 310 Web Programming
  • CS 376 Operating Systems
  • ECON 116 Survey of Economic Ideas
  • ECON 201 Elementary Microeconomics—Tier 1
  • ECON 202 Elementary Macroeconomics
  • ECON 221 Business Statistics

  • EDPS 254 Psychology of Early Childhood
  • EDPS 270 Human Development Across the Lifespan
  • EDPS 350 Child Psychology
  • EDPS 351 Adolescent Psychology
  • EDPS 355 Adult Psychology
  • EMHS 351 Introduction to Emergency Management and Homeland Security
  • EMHS 352 Science of WMDs and Technological Hazards

  • ENG 103 Rhetoric and Writing
  • ENG 104 Composing Research
  • ENG 206 Reading Literature 
  • ENG 250 American Literature 2: 1860 to Present
  • ENG 318 Literature for Young Children

  • FCFA 280 Merchandising Fundamentals and Mathematics
  • FCFA 365 Study of Fashion Designers and Forecasting 

  • FCFC 250 Family Relations
  • FCFC 310 Promotion Prosocial Behavior in Young Children
  • FCFC 425 Grant Writing and Research Methods

  • FCFN 147 Foodservice Saniation
  • FCFC 210 Customer Service
  • FCFN 275 Personal Nutrition
  • FCFN 340 Principles of Human Nutrition
  • FCID 210 Historical and Theoretical Studies
  • FCPM 104 Housing Decisions
  • FCPM 235 Introduction to Residential Property Management
  • FCPM 305 Maintenance for Property Managers
  • FCPM 315 Senior Housing: Design, Marketing, and Management
  • FIN 110 Personal Finance—Tier 1
  • FIN 300 Principles of Finance 1

  • GEOG 101 Earth Sea Sky: Geographic View
  • GEOG 150 Global Geography
  • GEOG 265 Introduction into Geographic Info Systems

  • GEOL 101 Planet Earth’s Geological Environment—Tier 1
  • GEOL 206 Oceans and Nations

  • HIST 150 The West in the World—Tier 1
  • HIST 151 World Civilization 1—Tier 1
  • HIST 152 World Civilization 2—Tier 1
  • HIST 198 Studies in Non-Western Civilizations—Tier 1
  • HIST 202 US History, 1877 to Present
  • HIST 205 Introduction to Sport in American Life
  • HIST 310 Intro tot he History of Business in the United States
  • HIST 360 Selected Topics in Military History
  • HIST 370 Foundations of Asian Civilization
  • HIST 371 Tradition, Conflict, and Change in Modern Asia
  • HIST 407 The American Civil War and Reconstruction
  • HIST 495 Modern China, 1600 to the Present
  • HIST 496 Modern Japan, 1600 to the Present

  • HSC 160 Fundamentals of Human Health—Tier 1
  • HSC 180 Principles of Community Health—Tier 2
  • HSC 261 Health, Sex, and Family Life
  • HSC 398 Workshops in Health Science
  • HSC 467 Drug Dependency and Abuse
  • HSC 469 Health and Aging
  • HSC 471 Death and Dying
  • HSC 472 Women and Health
  • HSC 482 Environmental Health

  • ID 705 Research Colloquium

  • ISOM 125 Microcomputer Applications for Business—Tier 2
  • ISOM 135 Business Information Systems
  • ISOM 226 Business Systems Application Development
  • ISOM 228 Advanced Microcomputer Applications for Business
  • ISOM 249 Foundations of Business Communication
  • ISOM 300 Project Maanagement
  • ISOM 351 Operations Management

  • JOUR 101 Introduction to Mass Communication
  • JOUR 103 Visual Communication and Presentation
  • JOUR 250 Introduction to Advertising
  • JOUR 275 Media Law and Ethics
  • JOUR 348 Emerging Media Advertising and Public Relations
  • JOUR 355 Branding for Advertising and Public Relations
  • JOUR 368 Public Relations Publication Design and Production
  • JOUR 382 Media Research Cons Behavior
  • MATH 108 Intermediate Algebra
  • MATH 491 Business Policy and Strategy Management

  • MGT 300 Managing Behavior in Organizations
  • MGT 261 Personnel and Supervision
  • MGT 271 Introductory Organizational Behavior

  • MKG 300 Principles of Marketing
  • MKG 320 Advertising Management
  • MMP 100 Survey of the Music Industry

  • MUHI 100 Introduction to Music—Tier 1
  • MUHI 139 Perspectives of Jazz
  • MUSE 265 Basic Music for Classroom Teachers
  • MUSE 492 Special Topics in Music Education
  • NEWS 105 Journalistic Storytelling: Introduction
  • NEWS 221 Journalisitc Storytelling: Introduction
  • NEWS 233 Multimedia: Reporting 
  • NEWS 449 Legal and Ethical Issues
  • NUR 101    Terminology for Health Care Professionals and Consumers
  • NUR 103    Health Behavior: Cultural Variations
  • NUR 322    Research in Nursing
  • NUR 350    Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing
  • NUR 404    Community Health
  • NUR 405    Management and Leadership
  • NREM 101 Environment and Society—Tier 1
  • PEP 409    Psychological Social Issues

  • PFW 160 Individualized Fitness and Wellness

  • PHIL 100 Introduction to Philosophy—Tier 1
  • PHIL 202 Ethics—Tier 2

  • PHYC 110 General Physics 1 
  • PHYC 122 General Physics 2

  • PLAN 484 Visual Modeling
  • PLAN 498 Special Projects in Urban Planning and Development

  • POLS 130 American National Government—Tier 1
  • POLS 237 State and Local Politics
  • POLS 281 Economic and Political Problems of Emerging Nations
  • POLS 342 Problems in Public Policy
  • PSYS 100 General Psychology—Tier 1
  • PSYS 241 Statistics
  • PSYS 367 Introduction to Neuroscience
  • PSYS 471 Psychology in the Legal System

  • RE 230 Real Estate Principles

  • RELS 160 Introduction to Religion in Culture—Tier 1

  • RMI 270 Principles of Risk Management and Insurance
  • RMI 330 Employee Benefits and Retirement Plans
  • SOC 100 Principles of Sociology—Tier 1
  • SOC 224 Family and Society
  • SOC 227 Spirituality, Self, and Society
  • SOC 235 Sociology of Women
  • SOC 242 Social Problems—Tier 1
  • SOC 312 Leisure
  • SOC 424 Family
  • SOC 425 Sociology of Law
  • SOCW 100 Introduction to Social Work
  • SOCW 220 Social Welfare Policy 1
  • SOCW 230 Human Behavior and the Social Environment 1
  • SOCW 320 Social Welfare Policy and Programs 2
  • SOCW 340 Research in Social Work 1
  • SOCW 370 Mental Health and Addictions
  • SOCW 440 Research in Social Work 2
  • SPTA 303 Sport Marketing
  • SPTA 305 Sport Finance
  • SPTA 479 Sport Administration Internship
  • WGS 210 Introduction to Women’s Studies
  • WGS 220 International Women's Issues
Online and Distance Education
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