Public Health (Minor)

The interdisciplinary minor is premised on the understanding that public health issues are a critical component of good citizenship, necessary for building healthy societies.

Admission Requirement: This minor is open to students in good academic standing.

Minimum Grade Requirements: Students must earn a minimum grade of C- in HPR 215, HPR 240, and HPR 330 in order to register for HPR 390.

Minor Requirements

This minor requires a total of 25 credits.

HPR 215Introduction to Public Health

3

HPR 240Principles of Epidemiology

3

HPR 308Global Health and Culture

3

HPR 330Designing Public Health Programs

3

HPR 390Public Health Minor Capstone Project

1

One (1) course from the following:

MA 132Statistical Analysis

3

MSC 300Advanced Business Statistics

3

PSY 201Statistics for the Social Sciences

3

One (1) course from the following:

HIM 115Medical Terminology

3

LA 250Legal Aspects of Health Care

3

One (1) course from the following:
HPR 225Health Psychology

3

HPR 230Community Health

3

HPR 301Health/Fitness Program Management

3

HPR 335Current Topics in Public Health

3

HPR 340Nutrition for Optimal Health

3

HPR 406Stress Management

3

NU 234Promoting Health Across the Life Span

3

One (1) course from the following:
IT 110Information Technology in the Global Age

3

IT 120Cybersecurity Principles

3

POL 300State and Urban Politics

3

PSY 101General Psychology

3

PSY 110Human Growth and Development

3

PSY 220Social Psychology

3

PSY 311Early Childhood Development

3

PSY 312Adolescent Psychology

3

PSY 313Adulthood and Aging

3

PSY 321Psychology of Gender

3

PSY 325Cultural Psychology

3

PSY 332Psychology of Addictions

3

SOC 222Race and Ethnic Diversity

3