Courses

Online Pathways offers General Education courses across a broad spectrum of disciplines, allowing students to take the path toward completing a college degree - at UIC or elsewhere.

  • All courses are approved by UIC and are part of UIC's General Education Program
  • All courses are taught by UIC faculty with expertise in their respective disciplines and extensive experience teaching these courses
  • All courses are either offered in 8-week or 16-week sessions (see details next to each course)
  • Students can sign up for one or more courses concurrently

To Register, Select Courses Below and Begin the Easy Admission Process!

Online Pathways Courses

Course Subject & NumberCourse TitleCourse Length & DatesTermCredit HoursFaculty
ANTH 101World Cultures: Introduction to Social Anthropology8 weeks
(Jan 13 - Mar 6)
Spring A 20203Alexander Markovic
BIOS 110Biology of Cells and Organisms8 weeks
Registration closed
4
COMM 101Introduction to Communication8 weeks
Registration closed
3
COMM 103Introduction to Media16 weeks
(Jan 13 - May 8)
Spring 20203Rebecca Lind
ENGL 110English and American Popular Genres8 weeks
Registration closed
3
GER 217Introduction to German Cinema8 weeks
(Mar 9 - May 8)
Spring B 20204Adrian Chubb
HIST 101Western Civilization Since 16488 weeks
Registration closed
3
HIST 104Modern America: From Industrialization to Globalization4 weeks
Registration closed
3
HIST 105Global Transformations and the Rise of the West Since 100016 weeks
(Jan 13 - May 8)
Spring 20203Jonathan Daly
HIST 137Russia in War and Revolution, 1904-192216 weeks
Registration closed
3
ITAL 280Italian and Italian American Cinema8 weeks
Registration closed
3
MATH 118Mathematical Reasoning8 weeks
Registration closed
4
PSCH 100Introduction to Psychology8 weeks
Registration closed
4
SOC 100Introduction to Sociology8 weeks
Registration closed
3
SOC 105Social Problems8 weeks
Registration closed
3
STAT 101Introduction to Statistics16 weeks
(Jan 13 - May 8)
Spring 20204Dale Embers