Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences in Health Sciences (Health Studies Emphasis)

All applicants must meet the general undergraduate admission requirements.

Total Semester Credit Hours (sch): 120   
Major: 33 sch        

HLTHSCIENCES.BAAS           CIP Code: 51.0000.00

Texas Core Curriculum

ENG 1013Composition I3
ENG 1023Composition II3
Mathematics3
Life & Physical Sciences6
Language, Philosophy, & Culture3
Creative Arts3
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-18653
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present3
GOV 2013U.S. National Government3
GOV 2023Texas Government3
Social & Behavioral Sciences3
CAO: Women's Studies3
CAO: First Year Seminar, Wellness or Mathematics3
Total SCHs42

Completed AAS

Electives transferred15-45
Total SCHs15-45

Courses Required for Major

HS 4473Professionalism and Ethics in Health Care3
HS 4583Health Care in Multicultural Settings3
HS 4743Needs Assessment, Planning, and Evaluation for Health Professionals3
Health Studies Emphasis (Select 12 sch) 12
Introduction to Health Education
Medical Terminology
Community Health
Perspectives on Women's Health
Legal and Ethical Issues in Health Informatics
Environmental Health and Safety Education
Epidemiology
Current Trends in Population Health and Health Informatics
Occupational Risk Assessments
Electives (12 sch selected with Advisor)12
Total SCHs33

See academic advisor for individualized plan.