Health Science, B.H.Sc.

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The program outline and graduation requirements are listed below.  In addition, free electives are selected to reach 120 credits overall required for graduation.

The department website provides an overview of the program, admission requirements (when applicable), faculty biographies, learning outcomes, and careers: 
https://www.southernct.edu/academics/hms/programs 

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS 

All bachelor’s degree programs include liberal education (LEP) and writing (W) course requirements.  Detailed information on these requirements is published in this section of the catalog: https://catalog.southernct.edu/undergraduate/general-information/lep.html

Writing courses are not additional course requirements, course sections that meet this requirement are designated with a ‘W’ on the class schedule.  Courses in the major and/or cognate may also be used to satisfy LEP requirements where noted below (*).

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS (47 Credits)

BIO 104 - General Biology
BIO 200 - Human Anatomy and Physiology I (T2LE)*
BIO 201 - Human Anatomy & Physiology II
CHE 120 - General Chemistry I (T2PR)*
CHE 121 - General Chemistry II
HLS 200 or HSC 200 - Healthcare Professions and Medical Terminology
HLS 415 or RSP 415 - Healthcare Systems, Policy, and Billing
HMS 384 - Exercise Physiology I
HSC 411 or HMS 411 - General Medical Perspectives
HSC 421 - Interprofessional Perspectives
PSY 100 - Introduction to Psychology (T2MB)*
PSY 219 - Lifespan Development
REC 307 - Disabilities in Society
RSP 440 - Evidence Based Practice & Research

COGNATE REQUIREMENTS (3 Credits)

MAT 107 - Elementary Statistics (T1QR)*