Feb 26, 2021  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Academic Catalog | Expires Aug. 2026 
    
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Public Health Major (B.S.)


The Public Health degree is designed to provide students with an understanding of public health principles and practices.  The degree includes two study tracks in Health Promotion and Health Administration. Fieldwork provides students with an opportunity to gain experience in public health practice that will prepare them for future employment and/or graduate school. 

Degree Requirements


Public Health Majors are required to complete the following:

  • Public Health Core: 24 cr
  • Public Health Capstone: 3 cr
  • Health Promotion Track (18 cr) OR Health Administration Track (20 cr)
  • A minor is required
  • Students cannot minor in Health Science
  • Students completing the Health Administration Track are strongly recommended to complete a Management Minor (Non-BBA Major) or a Professional and Technical Writing Minor

 

Required General Education Category Courses