Nov 29, 2023  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Health Studies, B.S.

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The major in health studies is only open to students who have completed a minimum of 75 credits through the college’s on-campus nursing program. The health studies major provides foundational learning for students who leave the nursing program, but are interested in pursuing a career in a health or health-related field. This degree does not lead to a professional credential or prepare students for licensure.

With the completion of this degree program students will:

  • Communicate effectively and professionally: verbally, nonverbally, in writing and using computer technology;
  • Apply critical thinking to problem solving;
  • Evidence proficiency in the scientific method as it pertains to human health;
  • Demonstrate broad knowledge of health care systems.


Recommended Minors:


Exercise Science

Integrative Aging

Integrative Health Science

Leadership and Community Engagement


Social Service Professions

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