MaconCatalog : College of Health Professions : Bachelor of Science in Public Health
 
Bachelor of Science in Public Health
The courses below reflect requirements for the major. The requirement for graduation with any degree is at least 120 credit hours.
 
General Education
34 hours
 
 
College of Health Professions requirements
15 hours
BIO 211. Introduction to Biology I (5)
 
BIO 212. Introduction to Biology II (5)
 
MAT 133. Precalculus (4)
 
UNV 101. University Life (1)
 
 
 
Public Health Studies
39 hours
PBH 101. Systems and Services of Public Health (3 hours)
 
PBH 105. Population Health and the Environment (3 hours)
 
PBH 200. Rural Health in the U.S. (3 hours)
 
PBH 202. Biostatistics (3 hours)
 
PBH 301. Dissemination of Public Health Information (3 hours)
 
PBH 305. Epidemiology (3 hours)
 
PBH 307. Health Behavior (3 hours)
 
PBH 400. U.S. Health Systems (3 hours)
 
PBH 402. Public Health Across the Life Span (3 hours)
 
PBH 404. Population Health and Diversity (3 hours)
 
PBH 405. Health Programming (3 hours)
 
PBH 407. Public Health Research Methods (3 hours)
 
PBH 489. Independent Study for Honors Capstone Preparation in Public Health (3 hours, variable)
 
PBH 490. Public Health Capstone (3 hours)
 
PBH 491. Independent Study for Honors Capstone in Public Health (3 hours, variable)
 
 
 
Public Health Electives
6 hours
Choose any two (2) courses
 
PBH 303 Issues in U.S. Health Policy (3 hours)
 
PBH 304 Introduction to Health Informatics (3 hours)
 
PBH 399 Current Topics in International Health
 
PBH 401 Current Topics in Public Health Practice (3 hours)
 
PBH 403 Poverty and Development (3 hours)
 
 
 
Experiential Requirement†
0 credit hours
†A minimum of 30 clock hours in public health community service hours must be met to graduate.
 
 
TOTAL DEGREE REQUIREMENTS
120 credit hours