Health Sciences

SCHOOL OF HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND NURSING

B.S. in Health Sciences Concentrations



MAJOR COURSES (17 COURSES – 58 CREDITS PLUS REQUIRED COLLEGE CORE)
Course Title Credits
HSC 101 Introduction to Health Professions 3
BIO 7 & 8 Human Anatomy and Physiology I & II CORE
BIO 103 & 104 General Biology I & II 8
BMS 40 or CLA 6 or HPA 20 Computer Applications in Health Sciences 3
BMS 90 Microbiology in Health Sciences 4
BMS 211 & 212 Pathophysiology I & II 6
CHM 3 & 4 Principles of Chemistry I & II 8
HSC 102/ SW 30  Interdisciplinary Helping Professions 3
MTH 19 (or equivalent*) Statistics 3
NTR 10 Nutrition 3
PSY 101 General Psychology  CORE
SPE 5 or ORC 17 or ORC 1 Voice and Diction or Oral Communication 3

*Please consult with YOUR ACADEMIC ADVISOR OR THE DEPARTMENT CHAIR for equivalent courses.

Students MUST SELECT ONE MINOR FROM THE BELOW TEN OPTIONS:

ACCOUNTING 

BUSINESS

HEALTH CARE ADMINISTRATION 

HEALTHCARE REIMBURSEMENT & CODING

NUTRITION

PUBLIC SERVICE 

SOCIAL WORK 

SOCIETY AND HEALTH

SPANISH LANGUAGE FOR HEALTH PROFESSIONALS

SPORTS MANAGEMENT

Selection of elective courses should complement the student's academic goal. For example, students seeking to enter a Physical Therapy (P.T.) Program must complete two semesters of General Physics with Lab; Physics 3 & 4 would be selected as their free electives.

SUGGESTED ELECTIVES (18-21 CREDITS)

Course (Pre-Req) Title Credits
BMS 225 Histopathology of Body Systems 3
CHM 21 & 22 Organic Chemistry I & II 8
HSC 221 Topics in Human Genetics 3
PHI 19  Medical Ethics 3
PHY 3 & 4 University Physics I & II 8
PSY 25 Developmental Psychology 3
SOC 1 Introduction to Sociology 3
BIO 85  Literacy in the Experimental Sciences 3