Oct 17, 2018  
2018-2019 General Catalog 
  
2018-2019 General Catalog

Health Education and Promotion: Health Science - BS


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Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services

Department of Kinesiology and Health Sciences

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  • Following is a sample four-year plan. Please note that student-specific plans may differ.
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Minimum University Requirements

Total Credits 120

 

Grade Point Average (most majors require higher GPA)

2.00 GPA
Credits of C- or better 100 Credits of upper-division courses (#3000 or above) 40
Total USU Credits 30 Upper-division USU Credits 20
USU Credits within the Major 10 Credits in Minor (if required) 12
Credits in Major see below Credits in American Institutions 3
General Education Requirements   see link University Studies Depth Requirements   see link
NOTES: highest Math Requirement for this degree is   

 

Admissions Requirements for this Program

New freshmen Admitted to USU in Good Standing

 

Transfer students from other institutions or other programs at USU 2.75 GPA

First Year

 Fall Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

 

Spring Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

HEP 2000: First Aid and Emergency Care  or appropriate certification 2     ENGL 1010: Introduction to Writing: Academic Prose (CL1)   3    
HEP 2500: Health and Wellness   2        3  
NDFS 1020: Science and Application of Human Nutrition (BLS)   3        3  
Quantitative Literacy (QL)   3-4 Be aware that a course in statistics is a prerequisite to HEP 3700      3  
Breadth Social Sciences (BSS)   3      3  
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Second Year

 Fall Semester

Credits

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Spring Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

ENGL 2010: Intermediate Writing: Research Writing in a Persuasive Mode (CL2)   3     BIOL 2320: Human Anatomy   4    
HEP 3000: Drugs and Human Behavior   3        3  
HEP 3600: Introduction to Community Health (CI)   3        3  
Breadth Exploration Course 3   Professional Development Course 5  
Professional Development Course 3        
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Third Year

 Fall Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

 

Spring Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

BIOL 2420: Human Physiology  OR BIOL 4600: Advanced Human Physiology   4  OR 5   Select one course HEP 3700: Introduction to Epidemiology for Health Educators   3    
HEP 3800: Health Care Systems   3     HEP 4100: Foundations of Community Health   3    
NDFS 3600: Medical Terminology for Health Care Professionals   2     HEP 5000: Race, Culture, Class, and Gender Issues in Health (CI)   3    
   3   Profesional Development Course(s) 6  
Professional Development Course(s) 4        
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Fourth Year

 Fall Semester

Credits

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Spring Semester

Credits

General Education Info and Notes:

HEP 4000: Health Services Administration   3     Electives 16-17  
HEP 4800: Human Diseases   3      
HEP 5400: Prevention Strategies for Obesity and Disordered Eating   3    
Professional Development Course(s) 6  
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Professional Development (24 credits)


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