Accelerated Degree Program - Health Studies

Bachelor of Science in Health Studies

Additional classes such as liberal arts requirements may be required based on transcript evaluation.

Semester 1 (12 credits)

Course Number Course Title Semester Hours
SWK 336 Organizational Behavior 3
ENG 341 Advanced Writing 3
PSY 311 Philosophy of Social Sciences 3
SWK 281 Working with Special Populations 3

Semester 2 (11 credits)

Course Number Course Title Semester Hours
SOC 255 Social Problems: Poverty and Discrimination 3
SOC 455 Social Theory 3
HEA 361 Field Work in Health Studies, Meeting #1 --
SOC 241 Violence in the Family 3
NUR 331 Prevention, Health Promotion and Risk Reduction 2

Semester 3 (15 credits)

Course Number Course Title Semester Hours
SOC 252 Race & Ethnicity 3
HEA 361 Field Work in Health Studies, Meeting #2 --
PSY 481 Counseling Psychology 3
PSY 382 Social Psychology 3
PHI 211 Bioethics 3
PSY 385 Abnormal Psychology 3

Semester 4 (18 credits)

Course Number Course Title Semester Hours
PSY 483 Theories of Personality 3
HEA 234 Health Care Management 3
SWK 395 Children, Courts and Care 3
HEA 441 Senior Capstone in Health Studies 3
HEA 361 Field Work in Health Studies (100 Hours) 6
  • Students who transfer 60 credits or more must attend a minimum of five seminars.
  • Students who transfer 31-59 credits must attend a minimum of eight seminars.
  • Students who transfer 0-30 credits must attend a minimum of 14 seminars.

While specific content is to be determined, Saturday Seminars in Health Studies include:

  • Writing in College
  • Critical & Creative Thinking
  • Child Abuse Identification
  • Religion Topic
  • Cultural Topic
  • Computer Skills
  • Conflict Resolutions
  • Career Resources
  • Sociology Topic
  • Business Topic
  • VLE Workshop