Suggested Degree Pathway for Public Health - Health Sciences Concentration

For students who entered fall 2015 and beyond.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
PUBH.1021 Introduction to Public Health (SS) 3
HSCI.1010 Anatomy & Physiology I (SCL) 3
HSCI.1030 Anatomy& Physiology I Lab (SCL) 1
ENGL.1010/ HONR.1100 College Writing I/FYSH (CW) 3
xxxx.xxxx Arts and Hum. Persp. (AH) 3
xxxx.xxxx Social Sciences Persp. (SS) 3
PUBH.1010 Public Health Seminar 1
Total 17

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
NUTR.2060 Human Nutrition 3
HSCI.1020 Anatomy & Physiology II (SCL) 3
HSCI.1040 Anatomy & Physiology II Lab (SCL) 1
ENGL.1020 College Writing II (CW) 3
xxxx.xxxx Arts and Hum. Persp. (AH) 3
HSCI.1040 Topics in Health 3
Total 16

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
HSCI.2510 Physiological Chemistry I (STEM) 3
HSCI.2530 Physiological Chemistry I Lab 1
PUBH.3210 Healthcare Systems 3
xxxx.xxxx Arts and Hum. Persp. (AH) 3
MATH.2830 Introduction to Statistics (MATH) 3
PUBH.2210 Health Policy 3
Total 16

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
HSCI.2520 Physiological Chemistry II 3
HSCI.2540 Physiological Chem II Laboratory 1
HSCI.2110 Basic Clin Micro/Pathol 3
HSCI.2130 Basic Clin Micro/Pathol Lab 1
HSCI.2220 Health & Disease Across the Lifespan 3
xxxx.xxxx Health Science Elective 3
Total 14

Junior Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
xxxx.xxxx Health Science Elective 3
HSCI.3500 Human Biochemistry 3
xxxx.xxxx Correlate Elective 3
PUBH.2080 Principles of Environmental Health (SRE) 3
PUBH.2060 Research Methods in Public Health 3
Total 15

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
xxxx.xxxx Health Science Elective with lab 4
PUBH.3010 Clinical Research Methods (CTPS) 3
xxxx.xxxx Correlate Elective 3
HSCI.3080 Global Health (SS), (DCA) 3
xxxx.xxxx Correlate Elective1 3
Total 16

Senior Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
xxxx.xxxx Health Science Elective 3
xxxx.xxxxx Health Sciences Research I 2
PUBH.3050 Introduction to Epidemiology (IL), (QL) 3
xxxx.xxxx Correlate Elective1 3
xxxx.xxxx Correlate Elective1 3
Total 14

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
HSCI.4350 Medical and Clinical Genetics 3
xxxx.xxxx Correlate Elective1 3
xxxx.xxxx Correlate Elective1 3
Total 9
Total Minimum Credits = 120

1Selected with academic advisor to complement the students’ current interests and future goals.

No more than two Breadth of Knowledge courses can be taken with the same prefix. The Core Curriculum courses may be taken in any sequence. Refer to the Core Curriculum website for further details. You should meet with your faculty adviser to determine how you will meet the Core Curriculum requirements.

Current UMass Lowell students should be using their Advisement Report in SiS. If you need assistance, please contact your adviser.

Restriction on off-campus study:

Be advised that any course taken at another institution must be formally approved prior to enrollment. See the catalog policy for details. Last Updated: 10/17/2017