Minor in Public Health

The Public Health minor has 18 required and 3 elective units for a total of 21 units. These courses  meet the Association of Schools & Programs of Public Health (ASPPH) and the Public Health Foundation guidelines for public health programs. This minor is NOT open to students in the Health Science major (HLTH-BS/BA).

Required (18 units)
HLTH 207HEALTH CARE IN THE U.S.3
HLTH 310INTRODUCTION TO PUBLIC HEALTH3
HLTH 311CHRONIC AND COMMUNICABLE DISEASE3
HLTH 402HEALTH COMMUNICATION3
HLTH 435INTRODUCTION TO EPIDEMIOLOGY3
HLTH 451INTRODUCTION TO ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH3
Electives (select one):3
INTERNATIONAL HEALTH
FOUNDATIONS OF HEALTH EDUCATION AND HEALTH BEHAVIOR
FOOD SAFETY SCIENCE
DRUGS IN OUR CULTRE
VIOLENCE PREVENTION FOR HEALTH EDUCATORS
HEALTH TRAVEL AND STUDY
INDEPENDENT STUDY
BASIC STATISTICS
CULTURAL DIVERSITY IN HEALTH CARE
Total Units21