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BS in Public Health Curriculum

Curriculum for Bachelor of Science in Public Health with no emphasis area.

Current Students
If your emphasis or course(s) is not listed, please see your declared catalog year.

Course Number and TitleCredits
Foundational Studies Program requirements indicated in bold
ENGL 101  Introduction to College Writing3
ENGL 102  Intro to College Writing and Research3
UF 100  Intellectual Foundations3
UF 200  Civic and Ethical Foundations3
DLM  MATH 254 Applied Statistics with Computers3
DLN  BIOL 191 General Biology I or

DLN BIOL 227 Human Anatomy and Physiology I
4
DLN  CHEM 101, 101L Essentials of Chemistry I & Lab or

DLN  CHEM 111, 111L General Chemistry I with Lab (Environmental and Occupational Health Emphasis)
4
DLV  Visual and Performing Arts3
DLL  Literature and Humanities3-4
DLS  ENGL 202 Technical Communication3
DLS  KINES 140 Personal Health3
BIOL 192 General Biology II or

BIOL 228 Human Anatomy and Physiology II
4
HLTHST 102 Environmental Health3
HLTHST 202 Health Delivery Systems3
HLTHST 304 Public Health3
HLTHST 314 Health Law and Ethics3
CID  HLTHST 382 Research Methods in Health3
FF  HLTHST 400 Interprofessional Capstone1
HLTHST 448 Counseling Skills for Addiction Professionals3
HLTHST 480 Epidemiology3
MATH 143 College Algebra3
PSYC 101 General Psychology3
In addition, complete either the following coursework to graduate with a B.S. in Public Health (without an emphasis) or complete the courses listed under one of the emphases to graduate with a B.S. in Public Health with an emphasis. View requirements for B.S. in Public Health with emphasis in Environmental and Occupational Health. View requirements for B.S. in Public Health with emphasis in Health Education and Promotion.
BIOL 205 Introductory Microbiology4
CHEM 102, 102L Essentials of Chemistry II and Lab or

CHEM 112, 112L General Chemistry II and Lab
4
HLTHST 356 Community-based Prevention Methods3
HLTHST 420 Strategic Planning and Project Management3
HLTHST 450 Current Issues in Health Policy3
HLTHST 493 Pre-Professional Internship or culminating experience3
Business & Economic Skills Cluster - Three courses chosen from the following:

ACCT 205 Introduction to Financial Accounting

ACCT 206 Introduction to Managerial Accounting

ECON 201 Principles of Macroeconomics

ECON 202 Principles of Microeconomics

ECON 410 Public Finance 

ECON 432 Urban Economics

ECON 440 Health Economics

GEOG 360 Introduction to Geographical Information Systems

HLTHST 360 Health Care Finance
9
Community & Cultural Dimensions of Practice Cluster - Five courses chosen from the following:

ANTH 425 Medical Anthropology: Disease, Culture, and Healing 

COMM 351 Intercultural Communication

HLTHST 109 Drugs: Use and Abuse

HLTHST 410 Health and Aging

KINES 240 Foundations of Education and Health Promotion

KINES 342 Health Promotion Methods

KINES 440 Health Promotion Programming
15
Upper-division electives to total 40 credits0-3
Electives to total 120 credits6-9
Total120