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Degree Pathway for the Bachelor of Science in Public Health - Health Sciences Concentration Spring 2021 and Beyond

Suggested Degree Pathway for Public Health - Health Sciences Concentration

For students who entered spring 2021 and beyond.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
Total14
ENGL.1010 /
HONR.1100
College Writing I / FYSH (CW)3
HSCI.1010Human Anatomy and Physiology I (SCL)3
HSCI.1030Human Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory I1
HSCI.1051 /
HSCI.1060
Interprofessional Education First Year Seminar /
ZCHS Transfer Student Seminar
1
PUBH.1021Introduction to Public Health (SS)3
xxxx.xxxxArts and Hum. Persp. (AH)3

Spring Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
Total16
ENGL.1020College Writing II (CW)3
HSCI.1020Human Anatomy and Physiology II (SCL)3
HSCI.1040Human Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory II1
PUBH.2050Social Determinants of Health3
PUBH.2080Principles of Environmental Health Science3
xxxx.xxxxSocial Sciences Persp. (SS)3

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
Total16
HSCI.2510 /
CHEM.1210
Physiological Chemistry I /
Chemistry I (STEM)
3
HSCI.2530 /
CHEM.1230L
Physiological Chemistry Laboratory I /
Chemistry I Laboratory
1
NUTR.2060
Human Nutrition3
PUBH.2070The U.S. Healthcare System3
xxxx.xxxxArts and Hum. Persp. (AH)3
xxxx.xxxxArts and Hum. Persp. (AH)3

Spring Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
Total14
HSCI.2110 /
BIOL.2010
Basic Clinical Microbiology and Pathology /
General Microbiology
3
HSCI.2130 /
BIOL.2030L
Basic Clinical Microbiology and Pathology Laboratory /
General Microbiology Laboratory
1
HSCI.2520 /
CHEM.1220
Physiological Chemistry II /
Chemistry II
3
HSCI.2540 /
CHEM.1240L
Physiological Chemistry Laboratory II /
 Chemistry II Laboratory
1
MATH.xxxxMath Persp. (MATH)
3
xxxx.xxxxFree Elective3

Junior Year

Fall Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
Total15
HSCI.2220Health and Disease Across the Lifespan3
HSCI.3500Human Biochemistry3
PUBH.3010Introduction to Biostatistics3
PUBH.3070Introduction to Public Health Policy3
xxxx.xxxxFree Elective3

Spring Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
Total15
HSCI.3080Global Health (SS), (DCA)3
HSCI.3400IPE Research Methods3
PUBH.3100Infectious Disease (CTPS) 3
xxxx.xxxxFree Elective3
xxxx.xxxxFree Elective3

Senior Year

Fall Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
Total15
PUBH.3050Introduction to Epidemiology (IL), (QL)3
PUBH.4010Public Health Senior Seminar (SRE)
3
xxxx.xxxxFree Elective3
xxxx.xxxxFree Elective3
xxxx.xxxxFree Elective3

Spring Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
Total15
PUBH.3020Health Communication (WOC)3
PUBH.4100Public Health Capstone (AIL)
6
PUBH.4130Public Health Administration3
xxxx.xxxxFree Elective3
Total Minimum Credits = 120

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 policy for further details. You should meet with your faculty advisor 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: 12/02/2020