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  Oct 17, 2017
 
 
    
2015 - 2016 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Kinesiology & Health Sciences, Public Health Concentration, BS


Requirements for Major


Kinesiology & Health Sciences prepares students for a wide variety of academic and professional pursuits in fields that specialize in human body movement and its effect on human health. Students can elect to earn a B.A.  or B.S. in Kinesiology & Health Sciences  or choose one of three concentrations as a Kinesiology & Health Sciences major: a B.S. in Kinesiology & Health Sciences with a concentration in Health Sciences ; a B. S. in Kinesiology & Health Sciences with a concentration in Premed ; or a B.S. in Kinesiology & Health Sciences with a concentration in Public Health .

Required Credit Hours: 34


(not including physical activity courses)

Major Computing Requirement:


Core Requirements Outside the Major:


Candidates for the B.S. degree in Kinesiology and Health Sciences must successfully complete, in addition to the NQR requirement, three additional science courses from computer science, mathematics, biology, chemistry, geology, or physics. This is in addition to satisfying GER 1 and 2. 

The B.S. in Kinesiology & Health Sciences:


Students receiving a B.S. degree in Kinesiology & Health Sciences must pass the following required courses:

The B.S. In Kinesiology & Health Sciences with a Concentration in Public Health:


This concentration is appropriate as preparation for further study or employment in the Public Health or Global Health sectors. It may also be of interest to those preparing to enter other health professions, including medicine, nursing, and allied health professions.  

Students pursuing a concentration in Public Health must pass the following required courses:

Additional Requirements


Students must complete at least one of the following while accumulating the minimum of 34 credits in the major: