Minor in Health Science

Program Requirements

A minor in health science is available to any student outside the program major. The minor consists of:

Course Title Hours
PHS 310Introduction to the U.S. Health Care System3
PHS 325Introduction to Epidemiology3
PHS 344The Role of Culture in Health and Health Care3
PHS 356Introduction to Health Administration and Policy3
Select 6-7 credit hours of math and natural sciences coursework from the following6-7
The Human Organism
The Human Organism Laboratory
General Biology I
General Biology II
Introduction to Microbiology
Human Anatomy and Physiology
General Microbiology
Human Physiology
Human Physiology Lab
Introductory General, Organic and Biochemistry
General Chemistry I
General Chemistry II
Organic Chemistry I
Principles of Biochemistry
Introductory Business Statistics
Medical Terminology
Medical Terminology
Cancer: Perspectives and Controversies
Physiology of Exercise
Statistical Concepts in Human Performance Studies
Foundational Human Anatomy and Physiology
Clinical Pharmacology
Introduction to Pathophysiology
Advanced Clinical Anatomy
College Trigonometry
Precalculus Mathematics
Calculus I
Biochemistry for Clinical Scientists
Introduction to Public Health
Principles of Diet and Nutrition
Introductory Physics
Physics for Health Sciences
General College Physics I
General College Physics II
Psychological Statistics
Elementary Statistics
Total Credit Hours18-19