Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018


Public Health (GPH)

15 Credit Hours

College of Public Health


Minor Description

The goal of the general Public Health minor is to develop in a broad range of students an understanding and appreciation of the field of Public Health.

Total Minor Hours - 15 Hours

Core Information

It is recommended students follow the sequence of courses listed below. These courses will give students a broad overview of public health concepts. 

Core Courses - 15 Hours

  • HSC 4551 Survey of Human Diseases
  • PHC 4030 Introduction to Epidemiology
  • PHC 4101 Overview of Public Health Programs and Policies
  • PHC 4464 Introduction to Health Disparities and Social Determ
  • Select one of the following courses:
    • HSC 4211 Health, Behavior, and Society
    • HSC 4624 Foundations of Global Health
    • PHC 3302 Introduction to Environmental and Occupational Health
    • PHC 4069 Biostatistics in Society

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