The B.S. degree with a major in health sciences consists of health science course requirements in addition to General Education requirements and B.S. requirements.
The health sciences major is designed for students interested in understanding the causes of disease, strategies for promoting wellness, and the scientific basis and methodologies for analysis of health concerns. The major combines a broad foundation of health-related course work with a choice of preparatory courses suitable for entry into graduate programs in medicine, dentistry, optometry, occupational therapy, physical therapy, pharmacy, public health, physician assistant studies, athletic training and veterinary medicine.
All students pursuing the health sciences major must complete the following core courses: