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Bachelor of Arts, Health Science Group Major (B.A.)

The B.A. with a Health Science group major with a concentration in Community Wellness and Public Health requires 53 credit hours in required coursework, 10 credits in related discipline requirements, and completion of the following components:

A. General Education Requirements
See GENERAL EDUCATION section of this catalog.

B. Required Core Courses (25 credits)
BIO 118 Medical Terminology
BIO 150 Biology I: From Molecules to Cells
BIO 271 Anatomy & Physiology I
BIO 272 Anatomy & Physiology II
CHM 130 Chemical Science
CHM 230 Introduction to Organic and Biological Chemistry
HSC 101 Topics in Healthcare

C. Upper-level coursework for the Community Wellness & Public Health concentration (28 credits)
HSC 320 Nutrition & Exercise for Wellness
HSC 398 Introduction to Epidemiology
HSC 450 Community Advocacy and Public Health
ISC 312 Junior Seminar
ISC 496A Science Senior Seminar: Library Research
ISC 496B Science Senior Seminar: Laboratory Research
PSY 305 Introductory Statistics
POL/SOC/SW 385 Community and Organizational Change
SW 200 Special Topics (2 courses)

Related Discipline Requirements: (10 credits)
A. Philosophy Requirement (1 course required): PHL 225 or PHL 228

B. Psychology Requirement (1 course required): PSY 205

C. Sociology Requirement (1 course required): SOC 201