Bachelor of Science in Health Studies (EC-12 Health Certification)

Total Semester Credit Hours (sch): 120   
Major: 40 sch             Required Minor: 26 sch    

HLTHSTUD.BS         CIP Code: 51.1504.00

Degree Requirements

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 Semester Credit Hours42

Courses Required for Major

HS 1363Introduction to Health Education3
HS 1902
HS 1901
Fitness and Health: Enhancing Personal Wellness
and Fitness and Health Laboratory
3
HS 2013Health Communications3
HS 2813Introduction to Global Health (GP)3
HS 3033Medical Terminology3
HS 3053Community Health3
HS 3073Health Promotion Program Planning and Design3
HS 3083Program Evaluation in Health Promotion3
HS 3373Health Promotion for Children3
HS 3403Environmental Health and Safety Education3
HS 3413Epidemiology3
HS 4121Preparation for Internship in Health Education1
HS 4353Grant Writing in Health Education3
HS Elective3
Total Semester Credit Hours40

Education Minor

EDUC 2003Schools and Society3
EDUC 3003Learning Theory and Development3
EDUC 3482Teaching Diverse Learners Through Technology Integration2
EDUC 4113Design and Implementation of Instruction and Assessment3
EDSP 4203Learners with Exceptionalities3
EDUC 4243Classroom Environment and Management3
READ 3013Literacy and Learning across the Curriculum3
EDUC 4086Student Teaching: Health6
Total Semester Credit Hours26

Other Requirements

PSY 1013Introduction to General Psychology3
ZOOL 2033
ZOOL 2031
Human Anatomy and Physiology
and Human Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory
4
BACT 1003
BACT 1001
Microbiology
and Microbiology Laboratory
4
Elective1
Total Semester Credit Hours12

(GP) Satisfies global perspectives graduation requirement. 

First Year
FallTCCNSemester Credit Hours
UNIV 1231Learning Frameworks: The First Year Experience EDUC 1100, EDUC 1200, EDUC 13001
Wellness/Mathematics CAO2
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-1865 HIST 13013
ENG 1013Composition I ENGL 13013
BACT 1003
BACT 1001
Microbiology
and Microbiology Laboratory
( BIOL 2320) and ( BIOL 2120)4
HS 1902
HS 1901
Fitness and Health: Enhancing Personal Wellness
and Fitness and Health Laboratory
( PHED 1304) and ( PHED 1304)3
 Semester Credit Hours 16
SpringTCCN
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present HIST 13023
ENG 1023Composition II ENGL 13023
GOV 2013U.S. National Government GOVT 23053
HS 1363Introduction to Health Education 3
HS 2013Health Communications 3
General Elective1
 Semester Credit Hours 16
Second Year
FallTCCN
GOV 2023Texas Government GOVT 23063
ZOOL 2033
ZOOL 2031
Human Anatomy and Physiology
and Human Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory
4
NFS 2323Introduction to Nutrition HECO 1322, BIOL 13223
HS Elective3
HS 3133Perspectives on Women's Health 3
 Semester Credit Hours 16
SpringTCCN
PSY 1013Introduction to General Psychology PSYC 23013
Creative Arts3
HS 3373Health Promotion for Children 3
HS 3033Medical Terminology 3
HS 3053Community Health 3
 Semester Credit Hours 15
Third Year
FallTCCN
SPAN or COMS I3
HS 3403Environmental Health and Safety Education 3
Language, Philosophy, & Culture3
HS 3073Health Promotion Program Planning and Design 3
HS 3413Epidemiology 3
 Semester Credit Hours 15
SpringTCCN
MATH 1703Elementary Statistics I MATH 1342, MATH 14423
HS 3083Program Evaluation in Health Promotion 3
PSY 1603 or 2513Developmental Psychology PSYC 23143
HS 2813 (GP)Introduction to Global Health 3
EDUC 2003Schools and Society EDUC 13013
 Semester Credit Hours 15
Fourth Year
FallTCCN
HS 4353Grant Writing in Health Education 3
HS 4121Preparation for Internship in Health Education 1
EDUC 3003Learning Theory and Development 3
EDUC 3482Teaching Diverse Learners Through Technology Integration 2
EDUC 4113Design and Implementation of Instruction and Assessment 3
EDSP 4203Learners with Exceptionalities 3
 Semester Credit Hours 15
SpringTCCN
EDUC 4243Classroom Environment and Management 3
READ 3013Literacy and Learning across the Curriculum 3
EDUC 4086Student Teaching: Health 6
 Semester Credit Hours 12
 Total Semester Credit Hours:  120

(GP) Satisfies global perspectives requirement.