Health Studies BS

Bachelor of Science in Health Studies
Course Number and TitleCredits
UF 100 Foundations of Intellectual Life3
UF 200 Foundations of Ethics and Diversity3
FW ENGL 101 Writing and Rhetoric I3
FW ENGL 102 Writing and Rhetoric II3
FC Foundations of Oral Communication3
FM MATH 254 Introduction to Statistics3
FN BIOL 191 Biology I: Intro to Cell & Molecular Biology or
FN BIOL 227 Human Anatomy and Physiology I
4
FA Foundations of Arts course3
FH Foundations of Humanities course3-4
FS ENGL 202 Technical Communication or 
FS COMM 112 Reasoned Discourse3
FS HLTH 110 Intro to Health Science & Public Health3
BIOL 192 Biology II: Introduction to the Diversity of Life or
BIOL 228 Human Anatomy and Physiology II
4
HLTH 101 Medical Terminology3
HLTH 105 Health Advocacy and Me3
HLTH 210 Health Services Administration3
HLTH 300 Pathophysiology4
HLTH 315 Health Policy and Ethics3
HLTH 382 Research Methods in Health3
FF HLTH 400 Interprofessional Capstone1
HLTH 480 Epidemiology3
HLTH 488 Student Outcomes Assessment0
Complete the coursework under one of the following emphasis areas to graduate with a BS in Health Studies.
General Emphasis
FN CHEM 101, 101L Introduction to Chemistry & Lab or
FN CHEM 111, 111L General Chemistry I with Lab
4
BUSBTC 301 Business Foundations I3
BUSBTC 302 Business Foundations II3
EOHS 230 Introduction to Environmental Health3
HEP 240 Foundations of Health Education & Promotion3
HIIM 215 Introduction to Health Informatics3
HLTH 207 Nutrition3
HLTH 310 Evidence-Based Public Health3
HLTH 418 Advanced Public Health Analysis3
Two (2) of the following:
HLTH 360 Healthcare Finance
HLTH 365 Quality Improvement & Performance Management
HLTH 410 Health and Aging
HLTH 413 Death and Dying: A Modern Conundrum
HLTH 419 Public Health Communications
HLTH 420 Strategic Planning and Project Management
HLTH 470 Collaborating for Change
6
PSYC 101 Introduction to Psychology3
Upper-division electives to total 40 credits8
Electives to total 120 credits13-14
Total120
Health Informatics and Information Management Emphasis
FN Foundations of Natural, Physical, & Applied Sciences course in a second field3-4
EOHS 230 Introduction to Environmental Health or 
HEP 240 Foundations of Health Education & Promotion3
HIIM 215 Introduction to Health Informatics3
HIIM 220 Foundations of Managing Health Information3
HIIM 320 Health Information Management I with lab4
HIIM 321 Health Information Management II with lab4
HIIM 322 Managing Clinical Classification Systems3
HIIM 323 Reimbursement Methodologies3
HLTH 365 Quality Improvement & Performance Management3
HLTH 420 Strategic Planning and Project Management3
HLTH 470 Collaborating for Change3
ITM 105 Spreadsheet Topics2
ITM 106 Database Topics1
Choose one of the following two tracks:
Informatics Track
HIIM 424 Healthcare Information Systems
HLTH 418 Advanced Public Health Analysis
ITM 305 Info Technology & Network Essentials or
ITM 310 Business Intelligence
ITM 315 Database Systems
Management Track
BUSBTC 301 Business Foundations I
BUSBTC 302 Business Foundations II
BUSBTC 310 Creating Value with People
HLTH 360 Health Care Finance
12
Electives to total 120 credits7-9
Total120
Science Emphasis
FN CHEM 111, 111L General Chemistry I with Lab4
CHEM 112, 112L General Chemistry II & lab4
CHEM 307, 308-309, 310 Organic Chemistry I & II with Labs10
EOHS 230 Introduction to Environmental Health or 
HEP 240 Foundations of Health Education & Promotion3
HLTH 207 Nutrition3
Two (2) of the following:
HLTH 310 Evidence-based Public Health
HLTH 365 Quality Improvement & Performance Management
HLTH 410 Health and Aging
HLTH 413 Death and Dying: A Modern Conundrum
HLTH 419 Public Health Communications
HLTH 420 Strategic Planning and Project Management
HLTH 470 Collaborating for Change
6
MATH 143 College Algebra3
MATH 144 Precalculus II: Trigonometric Functions2
PHYS 111-112 General Physics I & II8
PSYC 101 Introduction to Psychology3
Choose three (3) courses from one of the following tracks:
Natural Science Track
BIOL 205 Introductory Microbiology (4) or
BIOL 303 General Microbiology (5)
BIOL 310 Genetics
BIOL 320 Cell Biology
CHEM 350 Fundamentals of Biochemistry
Psychology Track
PSYC 301 Abnormal Psychology
PSYC 309 Child Development
PSYC 310 Adolescent and Adult Development
PSYC 331 The Psychology of Health
9-11
Upper-division electives to total 40 credits0-4
Total120-121
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