B.S. Healthcare Administration and Public Health

Students must earn an overall 2.0 cumulative grade-point average as well as 2.0 in major courses, 120 credit hours. 

Program Curriculum

General Education Courses
BA 210Economics Overview for Non-Business Majors3
Select one of the following:3
Speech
Professional Communications
EH 123Rhetoric and Composition I3
EH 124Rhetoric and Composition II3
EH 200Approaches to Literature3
EH 360Writing in the Health Professions3
HE 111The Husson Experience ***1
IT 111Introduction to Microsoft Office 3
IT 210Basic Database Design and Implementation 3
IT 214Spreadsheet Concepts and Applications3
MS 132Probability and Statistics3
MS 141Contemporary College Algebra4
PY 111General Psychology3
PY 141Human Growth and Development3
SC 120Functional Anatomy and Physiology3
Lab Science Elective (SL 120 Highly Recommended)1-4
SC 224Research Design3
SC 292Epidemiology3
Ethics Elective3
Fine Arts Elective3
Foreign Cult. & Conv. Elective3
Global Elective3
History Elective3
Lab Science Elective3-4
Psychology Elective3
Open Electives 12
Professional Courses
HS 101Introduction to Health Care Studies3
HS 121Medical Terminology3
HS 299Topic/3
HS 301Introduction to Public Health3
HS 311Healthcare Management and Organization3
HS 321Healthcare Law and Ethics3
HS 411Health Economics and Policy3
HS 421Health Care Studies Senior Experience3
HS 491Health Care Studies Internship3
HS Electives9
Total Hours120-124

Suggested Course Sequence

First Year
FallHoursSpringHours
EH 1233EH 1243
HE 111***1IT 1113
MS 1414PY 1113
Ethics Elective3Global Elective3
Lab Science Elective3-4History Elective3
 14-15 15
Second Year
FallHoursSpringHours
HS 1013BA 2103
EH 2003HS 1213
MS 1323IT 2143
SC 1203PY 1413
Lab Science Elective (SL 120 Highly Recommended)1-4Open Elective3
Fine Arts Elective3 
 16-19 15
Third Year
FallHoursSpringHours
EH 3603HS 3013
CM 100 or 2213HS 3213
HS 3113IT 2103
SC 2243SC 2923
HS Elective3Open Elective3
 15 15
Fourth Year
FallHoursSpringHours
HS 299 (Global Health)3HS 4213
HS 4113HS 4913
HS Elective3HS Elective3
Psychology Elective3Foreign Culture and Conversation Elective3
Open Elective3Open Elective3
 15 15
Total Hours: 120-124