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Major Requirements

Major Requirements

Core Course Requirements

Course Title Quarter Hours
HLTH 201INTRODUCTION TO HEALTH SCIENCE4
HLTH 202HEALTH RESEARCH LITERACY4
HLTH 210INTRODUCTION TO PUBLIC HEALTH (not required for some Accelerated Program concentrations)4
HLTH 350HEALTH SCIENCES CAPSTONE4
BIO 191GENERAL BIOLOGY I FOR SCIENCE MAJORS4

All majors will also complete one approved health ethics course, which can apply to the Religious Dimensions or Philosophical Inquiry learning domains (REL 229 or PHL 229) within their liberal studies program, or to their track electives in the major (HLTH 229).

Concentration Requirements

Students must select a concentration within the major and complete the requirements. A maximum of one concentration and one track may be selected. Health Sciences concentrations include: BioScience (with tracks in General; Medical; Lab Investigations; and Pre-nursing) and Public Health Sciences.

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