Bachelor of Science in Health Studies (Master's Preparation)

Total Semester Credit Hours (sch): 120   
Major: 55 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 3413Epidemiology3
HS 4121Preparation for Internship in Health Education1
HS 4123Internship in Health Education (Students must enroll in 4 sections totaling 12 semester credit hours)12
HS 4353Grant Writing in Health Education3
HS Electives (6 sch advanced) 12
Total Semester Credit Hours55

Other Requirements

PSY 1603Developmental Psychology3
ZOOL 2033
ZOOL 2031
Human Anatomy and Physiology
and Human Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory
4
BACT 1003
BACT 1001
Microbiology
and Microbiology Laboratory (may be applied from core )
4
PSY 1013Introduction to General Psychology3
Master's Prerequisite Courses9
Total Semester Credit Hours23

(GP) Satisfies global perspectives graduation requirement. 

First Year
FallTCCNSemester Credit Hours
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-1865 HIST 13013
ENG 1013Composition I ENGL 13013
PSY 1013Introduction to General Psychology PSYC 23013
UNIV 1231Learning Frameworks: The First Year Experience EDUC 1100, EDUC 1200, EDUC 13001
Wellness/Mathematics CAO2
HS 1902
HS 1901
Fitness and Health: Enhancing Personal Wellness
and Fitness and Health Laboratory
( PHED 1304) and ( PHED 1304)3
 Semester Credit Hours 15
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
BACT 1003
BACT 1001
Microbiology
and Microbiology Laboratory
( BIOL 2320) and ( BIOL 2120)4
HS 1363Introduction to Health Education 3
 Semester Credit Hours 16
Second Year
FallTCCN
GOV 2023Texas Government GOVT 23063
HS Elective I3
HS 2013Health Communications 3
ZOOL 2031Human Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory 1
ZOOL 2033Human Anatomy and Physiology 3
HS 3133Perspectives on Women's Health 3
 Semester Credit Hours 16
SpringTCCN
Master Prerequisites I3
Creative Arts3
HS 3033Medical Terminology 3
HS 3053Community Health 3
Life & Physical Science3
 Semester Credit Hours 15
Third Year
FallTCCN
Master Prerequisites 23
Life & Physical Science3
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
Mathematics3
PSY 1603 or 2513 (Abnormal Psychology)Developmental Psychology PSYC 23143
HS 2813 (GP)Introduction to Global Health 3
HS Elective 23
 Semester Credit Hours 15
Fourth Year
FallTCCN
HS 3083Program Evaluation in Health Promotion 3
HS 4353Grant Writing in Health Education 3
HS 4121Preparation for Internship in Health Education 1
Master Prerequisites 33
HS Elective 3 (Upper Level)3
HS Elective 4 (Upper Level)3
 Semester Credit Hours 16
SpringTCCN
HS 4123Internship in Health Education 3
HS 4123Internship in Health Education 3
HS 4123Internship in Health Education 3
HS 4123Internship in Health Education 3
 Semester Credit Hours 12
 Total Semester Credit Hours:  120

(GP) Satisfies global perspectives graduation requirement.