Health Sciences, Bachelor of Science

Offered by Health Science Programs

General Studies
Foundational Core (Written, Math, Oral, Democracy)
Foundational Core courses12
College Algebra
Select one course numbered 1883
ENG 101Introduction of Academic Writing3
If ENG 101 is not taken as a prerequisite for ENG 102 then additional hours may be required to meet the 27 credit hour minimum in the Distribution Area of General Studies.
Social Sciences6
General Psychology
Natural Sciences8
Including one of the following:
General Biology
Human Microbiology
Take one of the following options:
Take one course:
Introductory Chemistry
Or take two courses:
General Chemistry
and General Chemistry Laboratory
Analytical and Quantitative Thought0
Introduction to Nutrition
Select one course numbered 3883
BS Science-related course requirements
BIOL 225Anatomy and Physiology4
BIOL 226Anatomy and Physiology4
Major Option
Complete all required courses34
Minor or 2nd Major
Complete all required courses24
Unrestricted electives
Needed to reach 120 credit hour minimum7
Total Credit Hours120

Major Option

Health Sciences Major Core Requirements
Take all of the following:
BIOL 325Medical Terminology1
MGT 450Health Care Delivery: Systems and Policies3
PSY 440Health Psychology3
HSCI 140Introduction to Public Health3
Take one of the following:3
Elementary Statistics
Behavioral Statistics
Business Statistics
Take 21 hours from the following:21
Infectious Diseases
Human Genetics
Counseling Skills
Health Care Economics
Marriage and Family Relationships
Orient to Med Prof
Opportunities in the Health Sciences
Seminar in Health Sciences
Global Health
Health Care Management I - Managing People Effectively
Health Care Management II - Managing Processes Effectively
Introduction to Health Promotions
Special Topics Gross Anatomy
Gross Anatomy of Movement
Abnormal Behavior and Society
Social Psychology
Human Service Ethics and Experience
Spanish for Special Purposes
Total Credit Hours34

Students should work closely with their academic advisor to ensure that the 40-hour upper division requirement is met. Students should also be aware that there can be no more than 8 hours of overlap between a major and a minor