Health and Wellness (B.S.)

Admission Requirements

Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5.

Program Requirements

Intellectual Foundations Requirements
33-39 credit hours33-39
Health and Wellness Major Requirements (51 credit hours)
Required Courses (39 credit hours)
BIO 100PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY3
or BIO 111 FOUNDATIONS OF BIOLOGY
BIO 308SURVEY OF HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY3
HEW 200FITNESS FOR LIVING2
HEW 204PERSONAL HEALTH3
HEW 225INTRODUCTION TO DISEASE PREVENTION3
HEW 305COMMUNITY HEALTH/WELLNESS3
HEW 312METHODS AND MATERIALS IN HEALTH AND WELLNESS3
HEW 320PSYCHOACTIVE DRUGS AND HEALTH3
or HEW 425 ALCOHOL PROBLEMS
HEW 326INTRODUCTION TO HEALTH DATA VISUALIZATION AND ANALYTICS3
or HEW 350 INTRODUCTION TO EPIDEMIOLOGY
HEW 401ASSESSMENT AND EVALUATION IN HEALTH WELLNESS3
HEW 411CRITICAL ISSUES IN HEALTH AND WELLNESS3
HEW 412COMMUNITY HEALTH PROMOTION PROGRAMS3
or HEW 488 INTERNSHIP
HEW 430DIMENSIONS OF HUMAN SEXUALITY3
NFS 102INTRODUCTORY NUTRITION3
Electives (12 credit hours)
Select from the following:12
EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY I
EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY II
WOMEN'S HEALTH ISSUES
HEALTH STANDARDS AND EMERGENCY CARE
PSYCHOACTIVE DRUGS AND HEALTH (*)
PRINCIPLES OF HEALTH PROMOTION SCIENCES (*)
INTRODUCTION TO HEALTH DATA VISUALIZATION AND ANALYTICS
WELLNESS, FITNESS, AND AGING
INTRODUCTION TO EPIDEMIOLOGY (*)
COMMUNITY HEALTH PROMOTION PROGRAMS (*)
ALCOHOL PROBLEMS (*)
APPLIED DATA ANALYSIS FOR HEALTH PROMOTION SCIENCES
INTERNSHIP (*) (3-12)
INTRODUCTORY PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS
LIFESPAN DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY
HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY
INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY
All College Electives
39-45 credit hours39-45
Total Credit Hours120