Public Health Minor

Program Requirements - 22 units
Public health core (3 courses)9
INTRODUCTION TO PUBLIC HEALTH (GI)
INTRODUCTION TO EPIDEMIOLOGY (GM)
TOPICS IN GLOBAL HEALTH (GI) 1
Capstone (1 unit)1
INDEPENDENT STUDY ( ePortfolio)
Select 12 units of electives including at least 6 units at the 300 or 400-level. (PUBHLTH 350 may count as an elective if it is repeated with a change of topic.) 12
CULTURE, MEDICINE AND HEALTH
HEALTH SERVICES SYSTEMS
BIOSTATISTICS
INTRODUCTION TO HEALTH COMMUNICATION
APPLIED COMMUNICATION IN HEALTH AND WELLNESS
HEALTH MESSAGE ADVOCACY AND ANALYSIS
ECONOMICS OF HEALTH CARE
BIOETHICS (GH)
SCIENCE POLICY AND HUMAN HEALTH
HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY (Health Psychology)
ADVANCED HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY (Advanced Health Psychology)
PERSONAL AND PUBLIC SAFETY (GI)
ALCOHOL AND OTHER DRUGS (GI)
SOCIOLOGY OF HEALTH AND ILLNESS
SOCIOLOGY OF NATURAL DISASTERS
POPULATION STUDIES
INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL GERONTOLOGY
VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN
GENDER, ETHNICITY, AND THE ENVIRONMENT (DV)
1-6 units of an approved internship, field, travel study or undergraduate research experience.
Total Units22

1Repeatable once with a change of topic.

Unique Requirement 

At least 1 unit or 48 hours of experiential or field-based learning in the form of an internship, field experience, travel study, service learning and/or community-based research.  This requirement can be met with approved experience in the minor or the major or the co-curriculum.   Must be personalized.