General Information

The Bachelor of Arts 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 Introduction to Health Professions

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: Speaking and Writing in Science
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:

A. Philosophy Requirement (1 course required): PHL 225 Ethics or PHL 228
B. Psychology Requirement (1 course required): PSY 205
C. Sociology Requirement (1 course required): SOC 201

Science and Math Overview

Science and Math Overview

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