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This one-credit class, devoted to the study of cryptids, from the chupacabra to the Loch Ness Monster, is undeniably weird, but sounds a …

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3. How to Win a Beauty Pageant Oberlin College reminds us with this course that it’s possible to have both beauty and brains. 4. Tree Climbing A professor once told me that he had a professor who taught outside from the top of a tree. She must have taken this course at Cornell University before becoming a teacher. 5. Lego Robotics

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Technically, the full name of the course offered at Oberlin College is “How to Win a Beauty Pageant: Race, Gender, Culture, and U.S. National Identity.”. We can see how there might be a lot of upset parents, though. Perhaps the course should be called “How to Win a Beauty Pageant, but we’re not miracle workers.”. 22.

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4. The Science of Harry Potter This course at Frostburg State University was the brainchild of Professor Plitnik (who sounds like he might be …

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A list of the 12 most bizarre and politically correct courses, presented with their original descriptions, is below. The full report is available …

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The Cannabis College Oaksterdam University More an entire college than one specific course, Oakland, California-based Oaksterdam is "America's first cannabis college." Founded in 2007, it now has 40,000 alumni and a mission "to provide students with the knowledge and skills needed to lead and succeed in the evolving cannabis industry ."

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10 The Unbearable Whiteness Of Barbie A mandatory course for some freshmen at Occidental College, ‘The Unbearable Whiteness of Barbie-Race and Popular Culture in the United States” tries to explore ways in which “scientific racism …

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1. Sociology of Fame and Lady Gaga. University of South Carolina. No, you won’t get extra credit for wearing sirloin to class. As the syllabus warns, “This is …

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3. How to Stage a Revolution Massachusets Institute of Technology (MIT) This MIT course explores the cause and effect of both public and political transformations of government. You’ll learn about revolutionaries and radicals throughout history, examining the impact and meaning of a revolution. 4. The Joy of Garbage

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Where you can get the degree: Florida Keys Community College Example courses include Advanced Diving Theory and Practice, Intro to Marine Biology, Intro to Oceanography, Scuba Rescue and Emergency Medicine, Underwater Photography, and Basic Seamanship.

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7. Sonic Art, Alfred University: Artists in training use sound to create visual art in this unique course. Algorithmic synthesis and ambient structures are explored, and students get to work out their sonic dreams in a studio. Business 8.

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Crawling sideways: “The Crab Lab”. Professor: Tara Maginnis. College: University of Portland. Course: In this course, students are given free range to delve into any unanswered questions they

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Williams College has a course on “Radical Theories of Political Struggle: Anti-Black Racism and the Obama Administration” as well as …

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From beer to bagpipes and pot to pop culture, here are 42 of the strangest college majors and grad school concentrations students can …

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Here are 10 uncommon degrees offered across the nation: Adventure Sports Management Garrett College, McHenry, Md. Nearly 200 students have backpacked, climbed, cycled, kayaked and skied their way to this two-year associate’s degree since 1992 when Garrett College began offering the nation’s first major in adventure sports management.

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Pay attention as we list the top 10 most useless college degrees. 10. David Beckham studies – Staffordshire University, UK. It might sound like a joke, but the squeaky-voiced soccer star actually has a degree course dedicated to him. The course, which is technically classed as “Football Culture”, has been defended by its founder, who

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9 Weird College Degrees You Had No Idea About! Biomimicry Graduate Certificate by Arizona State University MS In Psychometrics by Boston College Ethical Hacking MS In Digital Currency Strategic Storytelling Seminar By Columbia University Costume Technology Adventure Education Theme Park Technology Study MA in Puppetry

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What are the strangest college majors and grad school concentrations?

From beer to bagpipes and pot to pop culture, here are 42 of the strangest college majors and grad school concentrations students can actually major in. 1. Business of Cannabis At Oaksterdam University, you can study the business of cannabis.

What are the most unique college classes in america?

Each is crafted in a distinct and unusual way, leading them to gain a place among America's most unique college classes. 1. Writers House Fellows, University of Pennsylvania David Sedaris and Susan Sontag and Tony Kushner, oh my! In Al Filreis' unconventional English course, students actually get to meet the writers they study.

Are college classes about sex a thing?

Because yes, college classes about sex are a thing (and they sound fascinating ). Regardless of your major, interests, or academic skill sets, I can almost guarantee there's a sex-related college course for you! Curious about the biology of sex? Brush up on The Birds and The Bees in a course by the same name at Skidmore College. History buff?

Where can i get a comedy degree?

Where you can get the degree: Humber College (Canada) Example course include Stand-Up Comedy, Improvisation, Sketch, Physical Comedy, Acting & Voice, and History of Comedy.

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