Public Health, BS

Bachelor of Science in Public Health Degree Requirements 

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Core Curriculum 42 Credit Hours
Freshman Composition I
Freshman Composition II
Technical and Business Writing
Mathematics (Select One)3
Life and Physical Sciences (Select Two)6
Language, Philosophy, and Culture (Select One)3
Creative Arts (Select One)3
American History (Select Two)6
Government/Political Science6
American Government
Texas Government
Social and Behavioral Sciences (Select One)3
Component Area Option One (Select One)3
Component Area Option Two (Select One)3
Major Requirements45
Environmental Health
Foundation to Public Health
Principles of Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
Public and Community Health
Health Policy & Health Systems
Public Health Administration
Determinants of Health and Health Disparities
Human Behavior Theory and Practice
Global Health
Community Planning and Assessment
Program and Evaluation and Problem Solving
Research Methodology
Internship Capstone
Prescribed Electives (Choose 18 SCH)18
Advanced Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
Multicultural Health Issues
Spirituality and Health
Technology in Health Communication and Technology in Health
Women and Men Health
Scientific Writing
Public Health Budget & Personnel
Geography of Health/GIS Mapping
Nutrition and Disease
Unrestricted Electives15
Total Hours120