Regardless of your major, you can pursue your curiosity and interests by taking general education courses in the College of Arts and Sciences.

We have done the work of finding some of our notable spring 2022 courses for you. From vampires to digital art making, there is no limit to what you can learn.

Our extensive course list has several online options for each academic area to provide additional flexibility to your schedule.

The most up-to-date schedule can be searched on BuckeyeLink. If a course you are interested in is full, please add your name to the waitlist, as that will help us gauge interest and potentially expand our offerings.

Course Spotlight

ENGLISH 3364: Special Topics in Popular Culture: Insurgent Youth: Punk, Riot Grrrl, and Black Metal

How do subcultures respond to political distress? How can music, art and lifestyles model ways of living/thinking? This class pursues these questions by investigating punk, riot grrrl and black metal. We’ll explore a variety of media from these subcultures, and we’ll work with the Ohio State Special Collections zine archive.

Format – Hybrid
GE Category – Cultures and Ideas

Get a jump start on a certificate

Certificate programs in the College of Arts and Sciences are designed for students and working professionals alike to pursue specific, career-advancing topics that will prepare you with skills, knowledge and experiences. Available programs include:

Advanced Chemistry Knowledge for Educators
Computational Analysis of Language
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Essential Skills for Travel and Business in Russia
Food, Culture and Society
Forensic Anthropology
Health Communication
Marine Science
Medical Anthropology
Natural History Museum Curation
Petroleum Geology
Planetary Science
Science and Environmental Communication
Translation and Interpretation