Undergraduate Catalog 2015-2016


Infection Control (IFC)

15 Credit Hours

College of Public Health


Minor Description

The Infection Control minor is based on the competencies in the National Board Certification Exam for infection control. The minor provides a foundation of infection prevention and control principles for individuals interested in pursuing a career in infection prevention and control at a healthcare facility or alternate setting; or those who need this knowledge base to pursue opportunities at a local, state or national public health department; a governmental agency; an academic and/or research institution; or any other applicable arena.

Total Minor Hours - 15 Hours

Core Courses - 15 Hours

Additional Minor Requirements

No courses may be applied toward both a major and a minor in Public Health.  

GPA Requirement

A minimum average 2.0 GPA is required in the 15 credits that are required for obtaining this minor.

Grade Requirment

A minimum grade of C- for all required courses.

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