Minor in Public Health (22-26 hours) This program includes courses in public health, health science, and political science. This minor combines well with majors in Health Science, Natural Resources and Environmental Management, Biology, and Home Economics.
An internship with an approved health agency or educational institution is required. This professional experience takes place under the supervision of a university supervisor and the agency administrator for a period of time commensurate with academic credit.
If you register for a course but have not successfully completed its prerequisite, you will be dropped from the class.
HSC 180 - Principles of Community Health HSC 387 - Quantitative Methods and EpidemiologyHSC 389 - Insects and Your Health POLS 350 - Public AdministrationHSC 479 - Practical ExperienceHSC 482 - Environmental Health
Non-majors in Health Science complete 3 hours, majors in Health Science complete 7 hours from the following:
FL (Foreign Languages) courses(3-6 hrs)ANTH 311 - Ethnicity and Race BIO 113 - Microbiology for the Health Sciences ECON 348 - Health Economics FCSFN 247 - Foodservice Sanitation and Purchasing NREM 101 - Environment and Society NUR 103 - Health Behavior: Cultural VariationsPLAN 100 - Introduction to Urban Planning and Development SOC 341 - Sociology of Health and Illness
For more information about the undergraduate minor in public health, contact Lisa Smith at 765-285-5961.
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