Bachelor of Science in Public Health (BSPH) Required Areas of Study

A. Areas of Proficiency
     1. English Composition: ENG 105 and 106 (or 107)
     2. Mathematics: BPH 202 Introductory Statistics for Health Care
     3. Second Language Requirement: Other than ENG at the 200+ level.
     4. Writing Across the Curriculum: 5 courses designated as writing courses. Some courses simultaneously fulfill
     writing and area of knowledge or major requirements.

B. Areas of Knowledge (Cognates)
     1. STEM Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (fulfilled with BSPH degree)
     2. People and Society (fulfilled with BSPH degree)
     3. Arts and Humanities
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BSPH 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
BPH 206 Introduction to Public Health 3 cr
Cognate Arts and Humanities 3 cr
UMX 100 UM Experience for SONHS 0 cr
Total Credits 16 or 17 cr

* Option 1: BIL 150 / 151 (requires minimum placement in MTH 107).

* Option 2: CHM 103/105 (no minimum MTH placement requirement). Fulfills Bachelor of Science in Public Health CHM requirement.

** Option 3: CHM 111/113 or CHM 121/113 (requires minimum placement in MTH 107) required for Pre-Med. Track and would replace CHM 103/105.