PULLMAN, Wash. — Academic advisers for Washington State University’s Extended Degree Program continue a series of west-side information sessions with appearances in Tacoma on Oct. 20, 21 and 22.
The Extended Degree Program offers individuals an opportunity to earn a bachelor’s degree without attending classes on campus. Advisers will be available to answer questions concerning admissions, financial aid and degree requirements.
The first information session will be held at Tacoma Community College on Oct. 20 from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. in the Baker Room of the library.
Sessions on Oct. 21 will take place at Tacoma Community College from 8:30 a.m.-noon, and at the WSU Salishan Learning Center, located at 1728 E. 44th St.. The second will be at Pierce College – Puyallup campus from 1 p.m.-5 p.m. in Conference Room A-101.
On Oct. 22 advisers will be at Pierce College – Stilacoom campus from 1 p.m.-4 p.m. in Dining Bay C.
Other upcoming area sessions are Oct. 21 and 22 at Olympic College in Bremerton and Oct. 27 at WSU Cowlitz County Learning Center in Longview.
Enrollment for spring semester opens Nov. 15. Courses in anthropology, biology, criminal justice, human development, English, history, management, marketing, natural resource sciences, political science, psychology, sociology, Spanish and women’s studies will be offered. Students completing the EDP program earn a Bachelor of Arts in Social Sciences degree.
Courses are conducted using a variety of technologies including satellite, cable TV, video, and e-mail. Although most students rent course video tapes directly from the university, branch campuses and Learning Center offices around the state have tapes available for check-out or on-site viewing.
Further information about the Extended Degree Program may be obtained by calling 800-222-4WSU.

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