Public Health Concentration

The Bachelor of Health Science Public Health concentration requires 18 credits of core coursework and 12 credits of elective coursework. Students who graduate from the Public Health concentration will be prepared for a graduate program in their specific pre-professional program in addition to a graduate program in public health, entry level employment in private and government public health agencies, various fellowship opportunities, or work with non-governmental institutions. 

Core Courses | 18 credits

  • MA 132 Biostatistics
  • HS 303 Health Education & Promotion
  • HS 304 Community & Public Health
  • HS 309 Health Communication
  • HS 336 Epidemiology
  • SO 234 Social & Behavioral Aspects of Health

Elective Courses | 12 credits

  • HS 306 Health Management Info Systems
  • HS 307 Holistic Medicine
  • HS 310 Human Growth & Development
  • TRS 342 Human Rights
  • EC 211 The Economics of Social Issues
  • SO 254 Society and Global Economic Change