Degree Requirements

This program consists of lower division courses that many complete in community college.  If you have not completed those and transfer in you will need to get those out of the way right away.  For transfer students there is a suggested sequence to finish in
Two Year Roadmap,  There is also a suggested sequence for a Four Year Roadmap and a Five Year Roadmap.    

Lower division courses should be completed before signing up for the pre-field experience.

Lower division courses should be completed prior to taking upper division courses to the extent possible.  See the university bulletin for prerequisites.

A grade of 'C' or better is required in all upper division courses for this major including in approved substitute courses.

To complete your degree in two years you:

  1. must take courses when they are offered (day, time, quarter) and
  2. must have the 200 level sciences completed prior to transferring here or to taking upper division, or
  3. take summer courses

Public Health Education Concentration (Program Code: HSPH)

BIOL 220Principles of Microbiology5
BIOL 223Human Physiology and Anatomy I5
BIOL 224Human Physiology and Anatomy II5
CHEM 205Fundamentals of Chemistry I: General Chemistry5
HSCI 271Introduction to Public Health4
HSCI 273Software Applications in the Health Sciences4
HSCI 301Foundations of Public Health Education4
HSCI 310Health and Human Sexuality4
HSCI 342Nutrition for Your Health4
HSCI 359Global Health4
HSCI 364Drug and Alcohol Use and Abuse4
HSCI 455Health Policy and Law4
HSCI 468Research Methodology in Health Science4
HSCI 471Health Program Planning and Implementation4
HSCI 473Strategies and Methods in Health Education4
HSCI 480Health Services Administration4
HSCI 489Pre-Field Experience2
HSCI 493Field Experience Seminar1
HSCI 495Field Experience4
Four units of upper division elective from SOC, ANTH, PA, GEOG, PSYC, HSCI as approved by advisor.4
Total Units79