Bachelor of Science in Health Science (BSHS) Required Areas of Study

A. Areas of Proficiency
     1. English Composition: ENG 105 and 106 (or 107)
     2. Mathematics: MTH 161 or MTH 140 & 141
     3. Statistics and Computer Programming
          a. BPH 202 Introductory Statistics for Health Care
          b. Computer Programming: CSC or CIS
     4. Writing Across the Curriculum: 5 courses designated as writing courses. (Aside from ENG 105 and 106 (or 107))

B. Areas of Knowledge (Cognates)
     1. STEM Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (fulfilled with BSHS degree)
     2. People and Society
     3. Arts and Humanities
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BSHS First Year Program of Study

Fall
ENG 105 English Composition I 3 cr
*BIL 150/151
or
**CHM 103/105
or
**CHM 111/113
or
**CHM 121/113
General Biology I w/ Lab
or
Chemistry for Life Sciences I w/ Lab
or
Principles of Chemistry I w/ Lab
or
Chemistry for the Biosciences I w/ Lab
5 cr
or
4 cr
or
4 cr
or
4 cr
*MTH 101
or
*MTH 107
College Algebra
or
Pre-Calculus I
3 cr
Cognate Arts & Humanities
or
People & Society
3 cr
Cognate Arts & Humanities
or
People & Society
3 cr
UMX 100 UM Experience for SONHS 0 cr
Total Credits 16 or 17 cr

* BIL 150 / 151 requires minimum placement in MTH 107.

** CHM 103/105 required for General Health Science, Pre-Physical Therapy, and Health Science Management and Policy Tracks.

** CHM 111/113 or CHM 121/113 required for the Pre-Pharmacy and Pre-Med. Tracks. (Requires minimum placement in MTH 107)