As a supplement to a non-healthcare-major field of study, a minor in Public Health may lead to greater career opportunities. With this minor, you can gain invaluable insights and knowledge into how public health professionals can protect populations and promote healthy and safe communities. Note: This minor is open to all bachelor’s students except those enrolled in the BS in Health Studies, BS in Healthcare Management, or BS in Public Health programs.

Completion Requirements

Required courses:

  • PUBH 1000 Principles of Public Health
  • HLTH 2110 Behavioral and Cultural Issues in Healthcare
  • PUBH 3000 Environmental Health
  • HLTH 4200 Principles of Epidemiology

Choose two of the following courses:

  • HLTH 2115 Aging Across the Lifespan
  • HLTH 3100 Ethical and Legal Issues in Healthcare
  • HLTH 3110 Current Issues in Healthcare Policy and Practice
  • PUBH 3100 Human Disease and Prevention
  • HLTH 3115 Public and Global Health
  • HLTH 4050 Introduction to Disaster and Emergency Management
  • HLTH 4320 Nutrition Across the Lifespan
  • HLTH 4340 Fit and Well: Core Concepts in Exercise Science
  • HLTH 4360 Stress Management and Wellness
  • HLTH 4380 Strategies for Health Communication and Wellness
  • PUBH 4000 Public Health Education and Communication
  • PUBH 4030 Planning Public Health Programs
  • PUBH 4100 Evaluating Public Health Programs
  • PUBH 4200 Public Health Policy for Social Change

View the course descriptions using the course filter.