Panama Undergraduate Program

Panama Students with UofL T-shirts

The Panama Program is a non-degree curriculum that offers students the opportunity to complete up to 56 credits of coursework fulfilling the General Education requirements at the University of Louisville. This curriculum prepares students for a wide variety of majors available at Louisville's Belknap Campus in the Colleges of Arts & Sciences, Business, Education & Human Development, and the J. B. Speed School of Engineering.

Courses in the PUG Program are taught at the Quality Leadership University (QLU) campus by regular University of Louisville faculty and QLU faculty who are credentialed to teach as U of L instructors. All courses are offered in English.

Courses offered in the past include:

ANTH 202 Introduction to Biological Anthropology

BIOL 102 Introduction to Biological Systems

BIOL 104 Introduction to Biological Systems-Lab

CHEM 201 General Chemistry I

CHEM 202 General Chemisry II

CHEM 207 Introduction to Chemical Analysis-Lab

COMM 112 Business and Professional Speaking

COMM 112 Interpersonal Skills

COMM 115 Campus Life

COMM 201 Introduction to Communication

COMM 201 Principles of Communication

COMM 305 Principles of Mass Communication

COMM 313 Organizational Communication

ENGL 101 College Writing

ENGL 102 Intermediate College Writing

ENGL 306 Business Writing

GEN 101 Campus Life

GEOS 200 The Global Environment

HIST 102 History of Civilization II

MATH 107 Finite Mathematics

MATH 111 College Algebra

MATH 205 Calculus I

MATH206 Calculus II

PHIL 225 Business Ethics

PHIL 311 Introduction to Logic

PHYS 295 Intro Mech, Heat, Wave Motion Lab

PHYS298 Intro Mech, Heat and Wave Motion

POLS 325 Public Administration

POLS 330 International Relations

POLS 399 Political Issues in Latin America

PSYC 201 Introduction to Psychology

PSYC 404 Intro to Behavior Mgmt & Self Mgmt

SPAN 121 Basic Spanish

SPAN 323 Spanish in the Workplace

TA 207 Enjoyment of Theatre

Oscar Leon, President, Quality Leadership University (QLU) and Jan Murphy, Interim Provost, Illinois State University with A&S; Dean Leonard at the 2017 graduation.
Oscar Leon, President, Quality Leadership University (QLU) and Jan Murphy, Interim Provost, Illinois State University with A&S; Dean Leonard at the 2017 graduation.

UofL students meet Panama President Juan Carlos Varela at a recruiting fair.
UofL students meet Panama President Juan Carlos Varela at a recruiting fair.

Prof. Futrell (Communication) gives student Karen Schnack her diploma.
Prof. Futrell (Communication) gives student Karen Schnack her diploma.