Public Health, B.A.

Major Program Requirements

Required classes:

BI 102Human Biology

4

ENWR 303Grant Writing (WI)

3

LAS 102LAS Activities

1

HS 198Introduction to Health Sciences

3

HS 230Introduction to Epidemiology

3

HS 303Public Health Nutrition

3

HS 307Evidence Based Research Methods (WI)

3

HS 329Public Health & Environment

3

HS 335G/HS 335NHealth Policy Mgmt/Issues(GD)

3

 

MA 207Introduction to Statistics

3

or

MA 315Probability and Statistics

3

 

PH 330G/PH 330NPublic Health Methods(GD)(SL)

3

PH 333Public Health Theories & Practice

3

PH 405/HS 405Senior Seminar (WI)

1

PH 410Management of Health Promotion Programs

3

PH 415Public Health Internship

1.00 - 6.00

 

PHIL 208Bioethics

3

or

PHIL 206Environmental Ethics

3

or

PHIL 107Ethics

3

or

TH 222Health Care Ethics

3

or

TH 254Theology and Science

3

 

PSY 105General Psychology

3

Students interested in public health are encouraged to take additional natural science courses.

Recommended Courses (depending on interest)

CO 206Small Group Communication

3

CO 325G/CO 325NIntercultural Comm (GD)

3

CO 360Health Communication

3

GIS 110Intro to Geographical Infomation Systems

2

PO 260Health Politics & Policy (WI)

3

PSY 203Developmental Psychology

3

PSY 308Health Psychology

PSY Additional Psychology courses depending on interests

SO 101Introduction to Sociology

3

SO 351Medical Sociology (ND)

3