Suggested High Density Degree Pathway for Public Health - Health Sciences Concentration

For students who entered fall 2015 and beyond.

To read more about 3-year, High Density Degrees visit the HD Degree websiteHD

First Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
PUBH.1021 Introduction to Public Health (SS) 3
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
xxxx.xxxx Arts and Hum. Persp. (AH) 3
PUBH.1010 Public Health Seminar 1
Total 16

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
NUTR.2060 Human Nutrition 3
ENGL.1020 College Writing II (CW) 3
xxxx.xxxx Arts and Hum. Persp. (AH) 3
HSCI.1041 Topics in Health 3
PUBH.2210 Health Policy 3
Total 15

Summer Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
HSCI.1010 Anatomy & Physiology I (SCL) 3
HSCI.1030 Anatomy& Physiology I Lab (SCL) 1
HSCI.1020 Anatomy & Physiology II (SCL) 3
HSCI.1040 Anatomy & Physiology II Lab (SCL) 1
Total 8

Second Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
HSCI.2110 Basic Clin Micro/Pathol 3
HSCI.2130 Basic Clin Micro/Pathol Lab 1
PUBH.2060 Research Methods in Public Health 3
MATH.2830 Introduction to Statistics (MATH) 3
PUBH.2080 Principles of Environmental Healthv (SRE) 3
xxxx.xxxx Health Science Elective 3
Total 16

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
xxxx.xxxx Health Science Elective with lab 4
HSCI.2220 Health and Disease across the Lifespan 3
PUBH.3010 Clinical Research Methods (CTPS) 3
xxxx.xxxx Health Science Elective 3
xxxx.xxxx Correlate Elective 3
Total 16

Summer Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
HSCI.2510 Physiological Chem. I (STEM) 3
HSCI.2530 Physiological Chem I Lab 1
HSCI.2520 Physiological Chem. II 3
HSCI.2540 Physiological Chem. II Lab 1
Total 8

Third Year

Fall Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
PUBH.3050 Intro to Epidemiology (IL), (QL) 3
PUBH.3210 Healthcare Systems 3
HSCI.3500 Human Biochemistry 3
xxxx.xxxx Correlate Elective 3
HSCI.3080 Global Health (SS), (DCA) 3
Total 15

Spring Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
Total 12
HSCI.4350 Medical and Clinical Genetics 3
xxxx.xxxx Correlate Elective 3
xxxx.xxxx Correlate Elective 3
xxxx.xxxx Health Sciences Elective 3

Summer Semester

Course# Course Name Cr.
xxxx.xxxx Correlate Elective 3
xxxx.xxxx Correlate Elective 3
xxxx.xxxx Correlate Elective 3
Total 9

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 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: 10/13/2017