HSP Course Descriptions

Click titles below to read about Humanist Studies Program (HSP) courses. After completing Course 101, students are welcome to take any of our other courses (we recommend the order listed). All courses must be completed for one to become a Certified Humanist Professional. Students will receive a syllabus upon registration and be expected to complete readings and assignments prior to class.

Course 101: The Humanist Lifestance
Course 102: Humanist Values and Principles
Course 103: Humanism in Relation to World Religions
Course 201: Critical Thinking, Knowledge, and Truth
Course 202: Physical and Life Sciences—Foundation Blocks of Humanism
Course 203: Social Science—Foundation Block of Humanism
Course 301: Contemporary Culture
Course 302: Leadership—Theory and Practice
Course 303: Aesthetics and Ritual