Curriculum

Please note the Health Science Elective options listed below the suggested course curriculum and schedule.

Suggested Curriculum

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Entry Level

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First Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
EH 123
Rhetoric and Composition I
3 CR.HR.
HE 111
The Husson Experience
1 CR.HR.
PH 110
Introduction to Ethics
3 CR.HR.
SC 181
Chemistry I
3 CR.HR.
SL 181
Chemistry Lab I
1 CR.HR.
SC 191
General Biology I
4 CR.HR.
SL 191
General Biology I Laboratory
0 CR.HR.

Second Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
EH 124
Rhetoric and Composition II
3 CR.HR.
MS 180
Precalculus with Trigonometry
4 CR.HR.
SC 182
Chemistry II
3 CR.HR.
SL 182
Chemistry Lab II
1 CR.HR.
SC 192

SL 192

SC 291
General Biology II
and
General Biology II Lab
OR
Cell Biology
4 CR.HR.

0 CR.HR.

3 CR.HR.

Third Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
MS 181

ELC MS XXX
Calculus with Applications
OR
ELECTIVE - MATH
4 CR.HR.

PY 111
General Psychology
3 CR.HR.
ELC HSP XXX
ELECTIVE - HEALTH SCIENCES PROGRAM

Fourth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
EH 200
Approaches to Literature
3 CR.HR.
MS 132
Probability and Statistics
3 CR.HR.
D7
Foreign Culture and Conversation Elective - one course required
ELC HSP XXX
ELECTIVE - HEALTH SCIENCES PROGRAM

Fifth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
PT 435
Principles of Physiology
3 CR.HR.
MS 223
Research Design
3 CR.HR.
SC 334
Genomic Biology
3 CR.HR.
SC 271

SL 271

SC 285

SL 285
Physics I
and
Physics Lab I
OR
University Physics I
and
University Physics I (Laboratory)
4 CR.HR.

0 CR.HR.

4 CR. HR.

0 CR. HR.
ELC EH XXX

ELC CM XXX
ELECTIVE - OPEN ENGLISH
OR
ELECTIVE - COMMUNICATIONS



Sixth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
SC 292
Epidemiology
3 CR.HR.
SC 272

SL 272

SC 286

SL 286
Physics II
and
Physics Lab II
OR
University Physics II
and
University Physics II Lab
4 CR.HR.

0 CR.HR.

4 CR. HR.

0 CR. HR.
MS 345
Biostatistics
3 CR.HR.
ELC HSP XXX
ELECTIVE - HEALTH SCIENCES PROGRAM
ELC HSP XXX
ELECTIVE - HEALTH SCIENCES PROGRAM

Seventh Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
SC 233
Pathophysiology
3 CR.HR.
SC 383
Junior Science Research Seminar
3 CR.HR.
ELC XXX
ELECTIVE - OPEN
ELC FA XXX
ELECTIVE - FINE ARTS
ELC HSP XXX
ELECTIVE - HEALTH SCIENCES PROGRAM

Eighth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
SC 481
Biological Research & Laboratory Safety I
3 CR.HR.
ELC XXX
ELECTIVE - OPEN
ELC XXX
ELECTIVE - OPEN
ELC XXX GP
ELECTIVE - GLOBAL PERSPECTIVES
ELC HSP XXX
ELECTIVE - HEALTH SCIENCES PROGRAM

Health Sciences Electives

Students must take 6 science elective courses. No more than 2 may be 100-level, at least 4 must be 200-level or above.

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No more than 2 science electives may come from the list below. SC 291 is an option, if not taken as a required course.

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
SC 101
Introduction to Nutrition
3 CR.HR.
SC 234
Nutrition
3 CR.HR.
SC 241
Microbiology
4 CR.HR.
SC 291
Cell Biology
3 CR.HR.

No fewer than 4 of the science electives may come from the list below

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
PT 425
Exercise Physiology
3 CR.HR.
PT 450
Neurophysiology
3 CR.HR.
SC 330
Exercise Physiology
3 CR.HR.
SC 352
Biochemistry
3 CR.HR.
SC 360
Biomechanics & Kinesiology in Human Performance
3 CR.HR.
SC 381

SL 381
Organic Chemistry I
and
Organic Chemistry I Lab
3 CR.HR.

1 CR.HR.
SC 382

SL 382
Organic Chemistry II
and
Organic Chemistry II Lab
3 CR.HR.

1 CR.HR.
SC 393
Physical Chemistry
3 CR.HR.
SC 410
Motor Learning in Human Performance
3 CR.HR.
SC 482
Biological Research & Laboratory Safety II
3 CR.HR.

Suggested program-specific open electives

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
PY 141
Human Growth and Development
3 CR.HR.
HS 301
Introduction to Public Health
3 CR.HR.
MI 210
Basic Database Design and Implementation
3 CR.HR.
MS 332
Applied Statistics
3 CR.HR.
PY 340
Physiological Psychology
3 CR.HR.