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The information below is ONLY for students who declared a major before the 2018-2019 academic year.

Healthcare Science Emphasis

Recommended for students seeking a rigorous undergraduate program in the biological sciences related to healthcare, particularly if post-baccalaureate education in a health profession is desired.

Required Units (crs.): 63
The count above includes at least 12 credits that contribute towards University Studies.
The Honors College version of any course may substitute.

Other Requirements: In addition to the Core Courses:

  • Biology 211 or 308
  • Biology 233 or 309
  • Biology 319
  • Biology 349
  • Chemistry 234 and 235, 334 and 335, 303
  • Mathematics: For BS-required Level II Math, a 200-level or higher statistics course is highly recommended
  • Psychology 101 or equivalent, plus one course from the following: Psychology 271, 303, 310, 320, 331, 338, 355, 380, 390, 391

Electives: 10 units (crs.) from these courses (if not used to fill preceding requirement):

  • Biology 300, 301, 303, 306, 308, 309, 310,312, 313, 315, 316, 321, 338, 341, 344, 354, 372, 374, 389, 390, 446 (must be Healthcare-related), or 456 (must be Healthcare-related)
  • One course from the following list may be counted towards the 10 credits of electives, provided that its prerequisites are met:
  • Chemistry 304, 315
  • Kinesiology 280, 350
  • Physical Education 375 (COEHS)
  • Psychology 367, 383, 384, 456