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15 bizarre college courses

Nov. 24, 2010, 12:25 p.m.
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You got college credit for that?

The college experience is about first-time freedoms, career exploration and the pursuit of knowledge, but today's students have the opportunity to take a host of bizarre classes that may not exactly lead down a career path.

A class devoted entirely to watching YouTube videos? College credit for studying Internet pornography? And how would your parents feel if you took a course on Lady Gaga's rise to fame? It may sound outlandish, but students are taking such classes at colleges and universities across the nation. Read on to learn about some of the weirdest college courses offered today. (Text: Laura Moss)