Curriculum

The 122-credit bachelor of science in health sciences program allows you to transfer 60 credits from advanced placement courses. The curriculum is made up of 11 required courses and five advanced core courses, which were developed by faculty with the specific needs of adult health science students in mind.

Advanced Core Courses (20 credits):
Course Title Credits
HS 391 Colonizing the Body 4
HS 394 Doctors, Diseases and Death in the Western World 4
IDD 205 Visual Thinking: Practice and Process 4
PO 301 Critical Thinking About Politics 4
PO 302 The Global Civic Dilemma 4
Required Courses (42 credits):
BMS 162 Human Health 3
BMS 200 Biology of Aging 3
BMS 278 Research and Technology 3
BMS 318 Pathophysiology 3
HSC 220 Health Care Essentials: Structure, Policy and Professionalism 3
HSC 225 Writing in the Health Professions 3
HSC 262 Nutrition in Health & Illness 3
HSC 270 Pillars of Public Health 3
HSC 315 Bioethical Issues in the 21st Century 3
HSC 330 Health Care Leadership 3
MA 275 Biostatistics 3
Open Electives (9 credits required) 3

Courses and curriculum requirements are subject to change.