Degree Requirements

Health Science Major Requirements

Program Requirements:
BI 171 & 172 Biological Principles I & II
CH 101 & 102 General Chemistry
or CH 111 & CH 112 Essentials of Chemistry and Organic and Biochemistry
HS 198 Exploration of Health/Wellness Issues
HS 230 Introduction to Epidemiology
HS 303 Public Health Nutrition
HS 307 Evidence Based Research Methods in Nursing and Health Science (WI)
HS 335 Health Policy, Management and Issues: National and Global Perspectives (ND/GD)
HS 405 Senior Seminar (WI)
HS 415 Internship (1-6 credits)
MA 207 Statistics
PHIL 208 Bioethics
or PHIL 206 Environmental Ethics
or TH 222 Health Care Ethics
PSY 105 General Psychology

Choose from these courses depending on pre-professional or graduate school interests (e.g. public health) and requirements:
BI 201 & 202 Anatomy & Physiology
BI 214 General Microbiology or BI 305 Microbiology
BI 281 Genetics
BI 382 Cell Biology
CH 301 & 302 Organic Chemistry
PHYS 201 & 202 Physics I & II

Recommended Courses: (depending on interest and pre-professional course program requirements)
CO 360 Communication & Well-Being
CO 325 Intercultural Communication
CO 206 Small Group Communication
GIS 110 Introduction to GIS
HS 329 Public Health and the Environment
PSY 203 Developmental Psychology
PSY 308 Health Psychology
Other PSY courses dependent on interest
SO 101 Intro to Sociology
SO 351 Medical Sociology
Business, Management courses, dependent on interest