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The evening classes were good. The classes were with working professionals, so work and life experience came into play in the curriculum.


Yusef Galloway '10
Major: Communication



Community Health and Wellness Curriculum

co-requisites

The program includes 18 hours of health courses and 15 hours of electives which are designed to provide the student with the competencies desirable for future employment. 

BIOL 1075 Anatomy & Physiology I
BIOL 1085 Anatomy & Physiology II
BIOL 1175 Anatomy & Physiology I Lab (1 credit)
BIOL 1185 Anatomy & Physiology II Lab (1 credit)
CHEM 1001 Chemical Concepts*
CHEM 1002 Chemical Concepts Lab (1 credit)*
HE 1000 Personal Health
MATH 1150 Statistics
*May be taken pass/fail

Major requirements

Students must complete the 18 required credits below.  An additional 15 elective credits must be completed.  these should be selected in conjunction with an advisor to prepare the sudent in his/her area of interest.

HE 1001 Principles of Public Health & Wellness
HE 2000 Foundations of Community Health
HE 2010 Health Behavior, Education, and Promotion 
HE 2200 Social Determinants
HE 3000 Introduction to Epidemiology
HE 3010 Senior Seminar in Health & Wellness

Electives

Choose 15 credits from the courses listed below. Students can take no more than six (6) credit hours of those electives from one area.  Classes taken as an elective in the major may not also count toward any minor.


Academic Enrichment
African-American Studies
AFAM 2012 Race and Religion in America
AFAM 2330 African-American History
AFAM 3050 Race, Class, Gender, and Health

Biology
BIOL 2010 Microbiology
BIOL 2120 Biology of the Mind
BIOL 2030 Human Disease
BIOL 2060 Introduction to Exercise Science Physiology

Business Management
MGT 2263 Health Care Law
MGT 2410 Sports and Recreation Management

Communication
COM 2020 Intercultural Communication
COM 2150 Health Communication

Community Health and Wellness
HE 1500 Stress Reduction Based on Mindfulness
HE 2150 Introduction to Holistic Health
HE 2520 Nutrition
HE 3020 Current Issues in Health and Wellness
HE 3030 Introduction to Public Health
HE 3050 Race, Class, and Gender

Criminal Justice
CJ 2120 Social Justice and Incarceration
CJ 2402 Domestic Violence
CJ 3404 Sociology of Violence

Philosophy and Religious Studies
PRS 2410 Environmental Ethics

Physical Education
PE 1217 The Science of Weight Management
PE 2500 Physical Awareness: A Wellness Approach

Psychology
PSY 2060 Aging and the Life Cycle
PSY 2070 Motivation
PSY 2100 Adolescent Psychology
PSY 2106 Psychology of Women
PSY 2115 Men, Self, & Society
PSY 2125 Substance Abuse Counseling
PSY 2200 Behavior Disorders in Children
PSY 2220 Death, Dying, and Bereavement
PSY 2330 Drugs and Behavior
PSY 2400 Human Development
PSY 2450 Human Sexuality
PSY 2500 Behavior Change: Theory and Practice
PSY 2800 Social Psychology
PSY 3100 Psychology of Learning
PSY 3120 Counseling Theory
PSY 3130 Brain and Behavior
PSY 3350 Health Psychology

Sociology
SOC 2060 Aging and the Life Cycle
SOC 2115 Men, Self, & Society
SOC 2220 Death, Dying, and Bereavement
SOC 2310 Intro to Social Work Practice
SOC 2402 Domestic Violence
SOC 2410 Working with Individuals
SOC 2420 Working with Groups
SOC 2452 Sex & Gender
SOC 2650 Sociology of Health Care
SOC 2660 Sociology of Women
SOC 3390 Crisis Intervention
SOC 3404 Sociology of Violence
SOC 3610 Communities

Women's and Gender Studies

WGS 2000 Gendered Lives

Curriculum requirements may vary depending on the number and type of credits accepted for transfer. Transfer credits are not needed to enter the program. An advisor will help you develop a personalized education plan.

Curriculum is subject to change. Unless otherwise noted, all courses are 3 credits.

 
 
 
 

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