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  Sep 24, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Public Health, BS


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Degree requirements

The following requirements must be satisfied for a Bachelor of Science in Public Health.

Hours required and general/college requirements


A minimum of 120 semester hours, of which 42 must be advanced, and fulfillment of degree requirements for the Bachelor of Science in Public Health degree as specified in the University Core Curriculum  in the Academics section of this catalog and the College of Education  requirements.

Major requirements


Public health tracks, 12 hours


Students must choose either the Population Studies track or the Biological Sciences track.

Other course requirements


Electives, 45 hours


Students from both tracks must choose 15 courses. Nine courses (27 hours) must be selected from the list of health courses. The remaining courses (18 hours) must be selected from one of the elective concentrations or determined in consultation with an advisor.

Elective concentrations, 18 hours


Select courses in a public health related focus area. The areas and the specific courses are shown below. Alternatively, a student, with the help of an advisor, can use other courses within the focus area or create a new area not illustrated below.

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