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Health Studies BS

Course Number and TitleCredits
University Foundations requirements indicated in bold. See page 48 for details and lists of approved courses.
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 153 Statistical Reasoning or
FM MATH 254 Introduction to Statistics
FN BIOL 191 Biology I: Intro to Cell & Molecular Biology or
FN BIOL 227 Human Anatomy and Physiology I
FA Foundations of Arts course3
FH Foundations of Humanities course3-4
FS HLTH 110 Intro to Health Science & Public Health3
FS Foundations of Social Sciences course in a second field3
BIOL 192 Biology II: Introduction to the Diversity of Life or
BIOL 228 Human Anatomy and Physiology II
HLTH 101 Medical Terminology3
HLTH 105 Health Advocacy and Me3
HLTH 210 Health Services Administration3
HLTH 300 Pathophysiology
HLTH 355 Human Health and Disease
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
Two (2) of the following
EOHS 230 Introduction to Environmental Health
HEP 240 Foundations of Health Education & Promotion
HIIM 215 Introduction to Health Informatics
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
HLTH 207 Nutrition3
Four (4) upper-division HLTH courses12
Upper-division electives to total 40 credits14-15
Electives to total 120 credits21-24
Health Informatics and Information Management Emphasis
FN Foundations of Natural, Physical, & Applied Sciences course in a second field3-4
BUSCOM 201 Global Business Communication or
ENGL 212 Technical Communication
HIIM 320 Health Data Management3
HIIM 321 Managing Health Data Systems3
HIIM 322 Revenue Cycle Management3
HIIM 424 Healthcare Information Systems3
HLTH 365 Quality Improvement & Performance Management3
HLTH 418 Advanced Public Health Analysis3
HLTH 420 Strategic Planning and Project Management3
HLTH 470 Collaborating for Change3
ITM 105 Spreadsheet Topics2
ITM 106 Database Topics1
Three (3) of the following:
BUSBTC 301 Business Foundations I
BUSBTC 302 Business Foundations II
HLTH 360 Health Care Finance
HLTH 493 Internship
ITM 310 Business Intelligence
ITM 315 Database Systems
Electives to total 120 credits12-13
Science Emphasis
FN CHEM 111, 111L General Chemistry I with Lab4
CHEM 112, 112L General Chemistry II & lab4
HLTH 207 Nutrition3
MATH 143 College Algebra or
MATH 160 Survey of Calculus or
MATH 170 Calculus I
Three (3) upper-division courses chosen from the following disciplines: EOHS, HEP, HIIM, and/or HLTH9
Four (4) upper-division courses chosen from the following disciplines: biology (BIOL), chemistry (CHEM), physics (PHYS), psychology (PSYC), or zoology (ZOOL)12-18
Upper-division electives to total 40 credits0-6
Electives to total 120 credits13-16
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