It seems these days that schools offer some of the most bizarre courses, maybe as an attempt to seem relevant, edgy, or interesting. Regardless of the reason why the courses are offered, the fact remains that they are there, and there to stay. The real question is whether or not these courses are in fact relevant, or if they are simply white noise that gets in the way of a real education. The following list is a compilation of some of the weirdest courses offered in universities and colleges today.

The Sociology Of Miley Cyrus

It’s true that Miley Cyrus is one of the strangest celebrities of our day and has a really baffling life story. Skidmore College thought her life to be truly interesting and developed a course centered completely around analyzing her life.


The Physics Of Star Trek

This course combines two of the geekiest things in the world – physics and Star Trek. That being said, it is one of the most popular courses at Santa Clara University!

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