BSc. Public Health Curriculum Details

Bachelor of Science in Public Heatlh

Program Curriculum

Students accepted into the Bachelor of Science in Public Health program must complete the following courses to qualify for the BSPH degree.  The General Sciences component of this program runs parallel to the Premedical program offered to persons seeking entry into the Doctor of Medicine Degree program.   

Semester 

Department 

Course Code 

Course Name 

Credits  

Total  

1 

Gen. Sciences 

(GS) 

ENG 1001 

English I 

4 

 

MTH 1001 

Calculus Math 1 

4 

 

BIO 1001 

Biology I + Labs 

7 

 

CHM 1001 

Gen. Chemistry + Labs 

7 

22  

2 

MTH 1002 

English II   

4 

 

CHM 1002 

Biostatistics Math 2 

4 

 

BIO 1002 

Biology II + Labs 

7 

 

ENG 1002 

Gen Chemistry II + Labs 

7 

22 

3 

PHY 1001 

Physics I + Labs 

7 

 

OCHM 1001 

Organic Chemistry I + Labs 

7 

 

PSY 1014 

Psychology   

4 

 

ENG 1003 

Scholar Literacy 

3 

 

RES 1001 

Research 

3 

24 

4 

PHY 1002 

Physics II + Labs 

7 

 

OCHM 1002 

Organic Chemistry II + Labs 

7 

 

NUT 1001 

Intro to Nutrition 

3 

 

SOC 1001 

Sociology 

5 

22 

5 

Public Health 

(PH) 

PH 1010 

Foundation of Public Health 

3 

 

PH 1011 

Introduction to Epidemiology 

3 

 

PH 1012 

Introduction to Environmental Health 

3 

9 

6 

PH 1021 

Introduction to Human Diseases 

3 

 

PH 1022 

Community Health & Community Needs Assessment 

3 

 

PH 1023 

Behavioral and Cultural Issues in Public Health 

3 

 

PH 1024 

Communication in Public Health 

3 

12 

7 

PH 1031 

Introduction to Global Health 

3 

 

PH 1032 

Basics of Health Policy and Management 

3 

 

PH 1033 

Program Planning in Public Health 

3 

9 

Total Program Credits 

120