Winter Session

William Paterson University is offering two wholly online winter sessions this year:

Six Week Session: December 13, 2021- January 21, 2022

Three Week Session: January 3 - January 21, 2022

Current WP and visiting students may take two 6 week session classes or a 6 week and a 3 week class.  Due to their intensity, students are not able to take two 3 week classes.

There are over 80 online courses offered this year during the two winter sessions. William Paterson offers 2, 3, and 4 credit courses during the session.

  • It is recommended that only students who have previously taken online courses enroll for the Online Winter Session.
  • On-line undergraduate visiting student and graduate non-degree admissions applications may be submitted through December 6, 2021 for the 6 week session and December 20, 2021 for the 3 week session. 
  • Registration begins April 6, 2021 for current WPU students.
  • Registration begins April 19, 2021 for undergraduate visiting students from other institutions and graduate non-degree students.
  • Students may register through December 6, 2021 for the 6 week session and December 18, 2021 for the 3 week session.
  • Visiting students who wish to take Winter courses can apply at the link below. Questions should be directed to the Office of Admissions (973.720.2125) for further details.

Admitted Students: Register Here

Visiting Students: Apply Now

Visiting students who register for the Winter Session will receive an e-Statement on July 7, 2021.  Once the new tuition and fee rates are available for the 2021-2022 academic year in July 2021, you can view the rates on the Student Accounts' web page.

Admitted students who register for the Winter Session will receive an e-Statement on October 14, 2021.

Click on the course name below to view the class syllabus [in pdf format]. All courses are three credits unless otherwise noted, click here to view the schedule of fees. All Winter courses are offered on-line.

Course outlines/syllabi will be available on May 1st or sooner.

Six Week Session Courses- December 13- January 21, 2022:

COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

Disability Studies

DIS 4090-80, Disability Global Society - Karen Decker

COLLEGE OF ARTS, HUMANITIES, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

Communication

COMM 2220-80, Media Ethics and Law - Elizabeth Birge

Criminal Justice

CCJ 2610-80, Essentials of Criminal Justice - Staff

English

ENG 1100-80, College Writing- Staff

ENG 1500-80, Experiences In Literature - Emma Heaney

Language & Culture

SPAN 1100-80, Basic Spanish I - Franklin Rodriguez

SPAN 1110-80, Basic Spanish II - Franklin Rodriguez

Liberal Studies

LBST 2010-80, Liberal Studies Colloquium - Vincent Rama

Music

MUSI 3180-80, Rock Music Diversity and Justice - David Philp

Psychology

PSY 1100-80, General Psychology - Robin Nemeroff

PSY 4800-80, Seminar In Psychology - Katherine Makarec

PSY 6830-80, Substance Abuse: Interventions - Kathleen Torsney

Sociology

SOC 1010-81, Principles of Sociology - Wendy Christensen

COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND HEALTH

Biology

BIO 1130-01, General Anatomy & Physiology II - Jeung Woon Lee

Computer Science

CS 2010-80, Computer & Info Technology - Kiho Lim

Mathematics

MATH 1100-81, Contemporary Math - David Nacin

Three Week Session Courses- January 3- January 21, 2022:

COTSAKOS COLLEGE OF BUSINESS

Accounting
ACCT 2120-80, Managerial Accounting - Martin Rudnick

Finance and Economics
ECON 2020-80, Microeconomic Principles - Priya Nagaraj
ECON 2100-80, Business Statistics I - Alexandros Panayides
ECON 2110-80, Business Statistics II - Chuanqian Zhang
ECON 2110-81, Business Statistics II - John Malindretos
ECON 3100-80, Money and Banking - Giuliana Andreopoulos
ECON 4280-80, Healthcare Economics - Rahi Abouk (cross-listed with NUR 4280)

ECON 4280-81, Healthcare Economics- Staff (cross-listed with NUR 4280)
FIN 3200-80, Corporate Finance - Fuchun Cai

FIN 3500-80, Financial Markets and Institutions - Tricia Snyder
FIN 4450-80, Finance Information Systems - Edner Bataille

Management and Marketing
MGT 2000-80, Principles of Management - Mahmoud Watad
MGT 3050-80, Management Information Systems - Mehmet Turkoz
MGT 3090-80, International Management - Ali Mir

MGT 3550-80, Values, Ethics, and Sustainability - Jorge Arevalo

MGT 3550-81, Values, Ethics, and Sustainability- Solomon Nyaanga
MGT 4310-80, Operations Management - Andre Kretinin

MGT 4310-81, Operations Management- Staff
MGT 4600-80, Bus Strategy/Policy - Ana Cristina Siqueira
MGT 4600-81, Bus Strategy/Policy - Raza Mir

MGT 7040-80, Human Resource Management - Stephen Betts
MKT 2100-80, Principles of Marketing - Rajiv Kashyap
MKT 4820-80, Marketing Management - Bela Florenthal
MKT 7880-80, Global Marketing - Chen-Ho Chao


COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

Elementary Education
CIED 2050-80, Foundations of Bilingual and Multicultural EducationDavid Fuentes

Bilingual Education

TBED 5420-80, Multiculturalism and Acculturation- Bruce Williams


COLLEGE OF ARTS, HUMANITIES, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

Art
ARTH 1010-80, Understanding Art - Claudia Goldstein

ARTS 1800-80, Digital Methods- Mukbil Aktan

Asian Studies

ASN 3780-80, Mughal India - Navyug Gill (cross-listed with HIST 3780)

Communication

COMM 1010-80, Experiencing Theater- Jerry Beal

COMM 1200-80, Media and Society - Robert Quicke
COMM 2340-80, Film as a Medium - Chriss Williams
COMM 2380-80, Films of Diversity & Justice- Chriss Williams

English
ENG 3000-80, Technical Writing - Judith Broome
ENG 3030-80, American Literature to 1865 - Rosa Soto
ENG 3060-80, Literature of Western Europe: Renaissance-Modern - Staff

Geography and Urban Science
GEO 3200-80, Cultural Geography - Monica Nyamwange

History
HIST 1030-80, Foundations of Civilization - Scott McDonough
HIST 3780-80, Mughal Empire - Navyug Gill (cross-listed with ASN 3780)

Humanities
HUM 3990-80, ST: 5 Day MBA- Staff

Liberal Studies
LBST 2500-80, LBST and Community EngagementDaniel Kolak (cross-listed with section -088)
LBST 2500-88, LBST and Community Engagement - Daniel Kolak (cross-listed with section -080)

Political Science

POL 1100-80, Intro to Politics- Staff

POL 1150-80, Power, Justice & Freedom - Michael Thompson

Psychology 
PSY 2110-80, Lifespan Development - William Indick
PSY 3500-80, Theory Personality - Megan Chesin
PSY 3540-80, Psychology of Learning - Bruce Diamond

Sociology
SOC 1020-80, Social Problems - Ellis Hopeton
SOC 2620-80, Violence - Sean Wilson
SOC 3670-80, Juvenile Delinquency - Roblyn Rawlins

Women's and Gender Studies
WGS 1800-80, Gendered Lives & Societies - Atola Budd

WGS 2080-80, Female Icons - Vidya Kalaramadam


COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND HEALTH

Biology
BIO 3450-80, Conservation Biology - Stephen Vail

Communication Disorders
CODS 6120-80, Communication Disorders In Schools - Michelle Fenwick
CODS 6750-80, Acquired Cognitive Disorders - Betty Kollia

Environmental Science
ENV 1100-80, Environmental Sustainability - Martin Andrew Becker

Kinesiology
SPM2000-080, Foundations of Sport Management - John Bae

Mathematics
MATH 1100-080, Contemporary Mathematics - Maedeleine Rosar
MATH 1150-080, College Algebra - Jyoti Champanerkar
MATH 1160-080, Precalculus - Donnna Fengya
MATH 1170-080, Business Math - David Miller
MATH 1300-080, Elementary Statistics - Eliana Antoniou

Nursing
NUR 4280-80, Healthcare Economics- Rahi Abouk (cross-listed with ECON 4280)

NUR 42-81, Healthcare Economics- Staff (cross-listed with ECON 4280)

Public Health
PBHL 1100-80, Healthy U - Corey Basch
PBHL 2200-80, Stress Management - William Kernan
PBHL 2210-80, Nutrition - Michele Grodner

PBHL 2900-80, Human SexualityAleksandr Kecojevic

PBHL 3110-80, Global Health Issues - Pashko Camaj

PBHL 3190-80, Disability and Public HealthZoe Erwin

Physics
PHYS 1700-80, General Astronomy - Song Chung