University College's health science degree requires the following coursework.
|General Studies Core||28 units|
|Learners pursuing any of University College’s bachelor’s degrees are encouraged to complete the General Studies Core before starting their major requirements. Learners are required to complete 45 units prior to enrolling in program major requirements. Included in the required 45 units, the following courses are to be satisfied: ENG 105, one course of the General Studies Core Social and Behavioral Sciences requirements, and all program requisites. Learners must attain at least a 2.0 (C) grade-point average in the major. All required courses must be taken for a letter grade where the option exists.|
|Students may choose from any course in the UC Academic Catalog.|
|Program Requisites||15 units|
UC 101Momentum: Success in the University
HSCI 100Introduction to Health and Disease
HSCI 105Nutrition and Wellness
HSCI 110U.S. Health Care Systems
STAT 280Applied Statistics
|Major Requirements||45 units|
APSY 295Human Growth and Development
APSY 300Research Methods in Psychology
APSY 430Cultural Psychology
BIO 225General Microbiology
CHEM 115Chemistry for the Health Sciences
HSCI 305Introduction to Genetics
HSCI 310Health Care Professions
HSCI 320Medical Sociology
HSCI 491Senior Seminar: Health Sciences Capstone
PHYS 100General Physics for Health Sciences
|Emphasis Area||15 units|
Learners may select any emphasis area for a custom program experience. The following emphases are recommended for this bachelor’s degree.
Note: This information is current for the 2017-18 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the Academic Catalog for more information.