Understanding the way that courses are numbered at the Center for Distance Learning may help you plan your degree program. CDL course numbers are a combination of three letters and six digits.
The letters identify the area of study:
The third digit identifies the course level:
lower level 1 - freshman 2 - sophomore
advanced level 3 - junior 4 - senior.
The last digit identifies the credit amount.
BME-212314 = business, management and economics, lower level, 4 credits
CUL-221232 = cultural studies, lower level, 2 credits
NUR-204085 = nursing, advanced level, 5 credits
SOC-263634 = social science, advanced level, 4 credits