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BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN HEALTH SCIENCES

Completion of 120 credits of college-level work approved by the College, with at least 60 credits of liberal arts and sciences, is required for the Bachelor of Science degree.

Several 30-credit tracks or concentrations are anticipated in the major. Currently, the track offered is Health Care Management.

Majors in Health Sciences must take the following courses:

CORE CURRICULUM
• 6 credits surveying modern, western or world history
• English Composition I (LLE 101) and English Composition II (LLE 102)
• 6 credits of literature
• 3 credits of mathematics at College Math level or above
• 3 credits of computer science
• 3 credits in public speaking or oral communication


NATURAL SCIENCE CORE CURRICULUM (20 credits) Credits
BIO 101 Principles of Biology I 4
BIO 102 Principles of Biology II 4
Three of the following:*
BIO 222 Anatomy and Physiology I 4
BIO 223 Anatomy and Physiology II 4
CPC 101 Principles of Inorganic Chemistry I 4
CPC 102 Principles of Inorganic Chemistry II 4
CPP 101 General Physics I 4
CPP 102 General Physics II 4


REQUIRED COURSES FOR THE MAJOR ( 18 credits)
HIA 200 Medical Terminology 3
HSB 101 The U.S. Health Care System 3
HSB 260 Research Methods 3
HSB 347 Legal Issues in Health Care 3
PHI 233 Biomedical Ethics 3
PSY 345 Psychology of Health and Illness 3


ELECTIVES FOR THE HEALTH CARE MANAGEMENT TRACK IN HEALTH SCIENCES (30 credits)
EBM 100 Introduction to American Business 3
EBM 101 Principles of Management 3
HSB 201 Introduction to Health Service Facilities 3
HSB 211 Human Resources I 3
HSB 212 Human Resources II 3
HSB 251 Patient Services I 3
HSB 252 Patient Services II 3
HSB 301 Finance and Marketing in Health Care 3
HSB 302 Advanced Finance in Health Care 3
HSB 310 Staffing of Personnel and Scheduling 3
HSB 312 Governmental Regulations 3
HSB 320 Medicare and Medicaid 3
HSB 322 Case Management and Insurance 3
HSB 341 Health Information Systems I 3
HSB 342 Health Information Systems II 3
Or other courses approved by the department

GENERAL ELECTIVES (16 credits)

* Part I in the sequence is a prerequisite for Part II