Bachelor of Health Science
Generalist Health Track
Core Course Requirements
The program requires that a minimum of 30 semester hours be completed including the following required core courses.
|course #||course name||semester hours|
|BHS 3110||Health Care Ethics||3|
|BHS 3120||Introduction to Epidemiology||3|
|BHS 3150||Principles of Leadership||3|
|BHS 3155||Conflict Resolution in Health Care||3|
|BHS 3160||Health Policy||3|
|BHS 4000||Cultural Competency in Health Care||3|
|BHS 4100||Academic and Professional Writing||3|
|Total Semester Hours||21|
General Education Requirements
Effective January 1, 2006 prior to matriculation, all applicants must have completed a minimum of 3 semester hours (or the equivalent) of college level written composition from a regionally accredited college or university with a minimum grade of a C (GPA of 2.0 on a four point grading scale).
In order to be eligible to graduate with the B.H.Sc. degree a student must have completed 30 semesters hours of General Education course work in addition to the B.H.Sc. curriculum with a resulting minimum total of 120 semester hours. If this requirement is not met at time of admission to the program it can be obtained concurrently while enrolled in the B.H.Sc. A student can obtain and transfer these courses through NSU's Farquhar College of Arts and Sciences or another regionally accredited college or university.
Required General Education Course work:
|Written Composition||6 credits at or above COMP 1500|
|6 MATH credits at or above MATH 1040|
|Humanities||6 credits in any courses with a prefix of ARTS, FILM, HIST, HUMN, LITR, PHIL, SPAN, WRIT or any Foreign Language|
|Social and Behavioral Sciences||6 credits in any courses with a prefix of COMM, GEOG, GEST, GLBS, POLS, PSYC, ECN, INST or SOCL|
|Natural and Physical Sciences||6 credits consisting of BIOL, MBIO, CHEM, ENVS, PHY|