Health Sciences, Bachelor of Science

Offered by Health Science Programs

General Studies
Foundational Requirements (LOPERS 1-4)12
LOPER 4: Mathematics, Statistics, and Quantitative Reasoning
College Algebra 1
Broad Knowledge Requirements (LOPERS 5-8)13
LOPER 7: Social Science
General Psychology
Loper 8: Natural Science
Take one of the following:
General Biology
Biology II
Dispositional Requirements (LOPERS 9 – 10) 26
Wellness (LOPER 11) Optional0
Program-Specified Requirements7
Introduction to Nutrition
Take one of the following options:
Take one course:
Introductory Chemistry
Or take two courses:
General Chemistry
and General Chemistry Laboratory
BS-Related Requirement:8
Anatomy and Physiology
Anatomy and Physiology
Major Option34
Complete all required courses
Minor or 2nd Major24
Complete all required courses
Unrestricted electives16
Needed to reach 120 credit hour minimum
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
Survey of Communication Disorders
Adult Communication Disorders
Counseling Skills
Health Care Economics
Marriage and Family Relationships
Orient to Med Prof
Opportunities in the Health Sciences
Seminar in Health Sciences
Global Health
Internship in Health Sciences Repeatable for total of 8 hours
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
The Politics and Policy of Health Care
Abnormal Behavior and Society
Ethics in Psychology
Introduction to Sociology
Social Psychology
Sociology of Health and Illness
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