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  Sep 24, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog

Public Health, BS


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Core Curriculum - 42 Hours


Core Requirements

Course Recommended

Hours

Communication 1 *Grade of C or better required

ENGL 1313 - College Writing I

3

Communication 2 *Grade of C or better required

ENGL 1323 - College Writing II or TECM 2700

3

Mathematics

MATH 1680 (Fulfilled by major requirement)

3

Life & Physical Sciences 1

BIOL 1710- Biology I (Fulfilled by major requirement)

3

Life & Physical Sciences 2

BIOL 1720- Biology II (Fulfilled by major requirement)

3

Language, Philosophy, & Culture

Any approved course in Foundational Area  

3

Creative Arts

Any approved course in Foundational Area 

3

American History 1

HIST 2610 - US History to 1865

3

American History 2

HIST 2620 - US History 1865 to Present

3

Government & Political Science 1

Any approved course in Foundational Area

3

Government & Political Science 2

Any approved course in Foundational Area

3

Social & Behavioral Science

SOCI 1510 - Intro to Sociology

3

Component Area 1

COMM 1010

3

Component Area 2

SOCI 2070, SPAN 1010, 1020, or 2313

3

Major Curriculum Requirements - 56 Hours


Must maintain a Major GPA of 2.5 or better

Math and Science Requirements - 23 Hours


 

Hours

MATH 1680- Elementary Probability and Statistics

3

BIOL 1710- Biology for Science Majors I Lecture and Lab

3/1

BIOL 1720- Biology for Science Majors II Lecture and Lab

3/1

BIOL 2301/2311- Anatomy & Physiology I Lecture and Lab

3/1

CHEM 1410/1430- General Chemistry I Lecture and Lab  *Prerequisite MATH 1100

3/1

CHEM 1420/1440- General Chemistry II Lecture and Lab *Prerequisite CHEM 1410

3/1

Public Health Core Courses - 12 Hours


Courses

Hours

PBHL 2300- Introduction to Public Health

3

SOCI 3120- Sociology of Health and Illness

3

PBHL 4100- Epidemiology *Prerequisite: MATH 1680

3

PBHL 43XX- Public Health Capstone *Prerequisite: Senior standing and grade of “C” or better in                                                       MATH 1680, PBHL 2300 and 43xx,  SOCI 3120

3

Public Health Electives - 21 Hours with at least 12 hours from Cluster 1, and 3 hours from Clusters 2, 3, and 4


Cluster 1 - Health Science Cluster 2 - Behavioral and Community Health Cluster 3 - Diversity, Ethics, and Health Policy Cluster 4 - Health Promotion and Programs

PBHL 33XX- Human Nutrition

BIOL 2302/2312 Anat. & Physiol. Lect. & Lab

BIOL 43XX- Urban Ecology

BIOL 2041/2042- Microbiology Lect. & Lab

BIOL 3451- Genetics

BIOC 3621- Elem. Biochemistry

CHEM 2370/3210- Org. Chem. ILect. & Lab

CHEM 2380/3220- Org. Chem. IILect. & Lab

PHYS 1410/1430- Physics Lect. & Lab

AGER 4550- Sociology of Aging

PSYC 2580- Health Psychology

PSYC 3620- Developmental Psychology

SOCI 3110- Sociology of Mental Health

SOCI 3300- Urban Sociology

SOCI 4350- Community Organization

SPAN 3570- Spanish in the Community

PBHL 3330- Health Policy

SOCI 4540- Race and EthnicMinorities

SOCI 4240- Sociology of Sexuality

 

 

AGER 4500- Long-Term Care Older Adults

AGER 4780- Aging Programs & Services

HSML 3000- Human Services Non-Profit Sector

PBHL 4340- Planning & Admin. HealthPrograms

PBHL 3320- Health Promotion Skills and Competencies

Courses

Hours

Public Health Elective (choose  from Cluster 1- Health Science )

3 or 4

Public Health Elective (choose  from Cluster 1- Health Science )

3 or 4

Public Health Elective (choose  from Cluster 1- Health Science)

3 or 4

Public Health Elective (choose  from Cluster 1- Health Science) **If needed 3 or 4

Public Health Elective (choose from Cluster2 - Behavioral and Community Health)

3

Public Health Elective (choose from Cluster 3- Diversity, Ethics, and Global Health)

3

Public Health Elective (choose from Cluster 4 - Health Promotion and Programs)

3

Public Health Elective (choose from any Cluster)

3

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