Public Health

Public Health: Health Science

Public Health: Health Science
Hours60 Credit Hours
MAPMajor Academic Plan

Program Requirements

requirement 1 Complete 1 course
HLTH 100 - (Not currently offered)
requirement 2 Complete 1 course
HLTH 310 - (Not currently offered)
requirement 3 Complete 1 course
HLTH 311 - (Not currently offered)
requirement 4 Complete 7 courses
requirement 5 Complete 1 option
option 5.1 Complete 3.0 hours from the following course(s)
Complete three credit hours of the following:
Note 1: Prior to taking Hlth 496R, the student must complete Hlth 210, 313, 314, 315, 316, 423, and 425 with a C- grade or higher.
Note 2: Internships may have a combination of mentored experience in public health practice or health service/health care settings.
Note 3: 42 contact hours required per credit hour.
requirement 6 Complete 1 course
requirement 7 Complete 24.0 hours from the following course(s)
MCAT Prep Course (if taking MCAT)
Program Outcomes: 

Research and Data Interpretation

Review and critically evaluate scientific literature and analyze how the findings of these studies could be potentially used in public health.

Population Health and Well-Being

Apply public health strategies to address identified trends in health outcomes and health disparities through promoting health, preventing disease and injuries, and/or assisting in building sustainable communities and identifying health challenges.