College Approved Electives

All Bachelor of Health Science students are required to complete a minimum of 9 credits of College Approved Electives (CAE) before graduation. CAE are courses taught by the College of Public Health and Health Professions but are not Core Classes. Students are strongly encourage to complete at least 3 credits of CAE in their Junior year.

  • a – Counts toward the Public Health Minor
  • b – Requires Pathophysiology as a prerequisite
  • c – Must be taken together
  • d – BHS program must register you for this course

Fall

  • CLP 4134 Intro to Clinical/Pediatric Psychology (3 Credits)
  • CLP 4302 Intro to Clinical Psychology (3 Credits)
  • HSC 4930 Access and Rehabilitation in Vulnerable Populations (3 Credits)
  • HSC 4930 Global Health Disparities (Online) (3 Credits)
  • HSC 4930 Climate Change (3 Credits)
  • HSC 4507 Environmental Toxicology Applications in Public Health (3 Credits)
  • HSC 4930 Neuroanatomy (2 Credits) b c d
  • OTH 4418L Nervous System Disorders Lab (2 Credits) b c d
  • PHC 3603 Critical Issues in Public Health (3 Credits) a
  • PHC 4024 Applied Epidemiology (3 Credits) a
  • PHC 4094 Biostatistics (3 Credits) a
  • PHC 4320 Environmental Concepts (3 Credits) a
  • SPA 3011 Speech Acoustics (3 Credits)
  • SPA 3032 Fundamentals of Hearing (3 Credits)
  • SPA 3101 Speech Anatomy and Physiology (3 Credits)
  • HSC 3801 Clinical Observation (1-4 Credits) d
  • HSC 4905 Independent Study (1-4 Credits) d
  • HSC 4913 Supervised Research (1-4 Credits) d

Spring

  • CLP 4314 Intro to Health Psychology (3 Credits)
  • CLP 4420 Intro to Neuropsychology (3 Credits)
  • PHC 3440 Global Public Health (3 Credits) a
  • HSA 4191 Health Informatics (3 Credits)
  • RCS 4451 Public Health Aspects of Substance Abuse (3 Credits)
  • OTH 4412 Musculoskeletal Anatomy (3 Credits) b c d
  • OTH 4412L Musculoskeletal Anatomy Lab (2 Credits) b c d
  • OTH 3413C Applied Kinesiology (3 Credits)
  • SPA 4004 Language Development (3 Credits)
  • SPA 4106 Neuroplasticity and Rehabilitation (3 Credits)
  • HSC 3801 Clinical Observation (1-4 Credits) d
  • HSC 4905 Independent Study (1-4 Credits) d
  • HSC 4913 Supervised Research (1-4 Credits) d

Summer

  • HSC 4930 Global Health Disparities (Online, Sm A) (3 Credits)
  • CLP 4134 Intro to Clinical/Pediatric Psychology (Sm A) (3 Credits)
  • HSC 4930 Fundamentals of Health Literacy (Sm B) (3 Credits)
  • HSC 4930 Occupational Health (Sm B) (3 Credits)
  • PSY 4930 Pediatric Chronic Illness (Summer C)
  • HSC 3801 Clinical Observation (Summer A, B, or C) (1-4 Credits) d
  • HSC 4905 Independent Study (Summer A, B, or C) (1-4 Credits) d
  • HSC 4913 Supervised Research (Summer A, B, or C) (1-4 Credits) d