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Community Health Education, Minor

Requirements

Students in the Department of Public and Community Health may receive an Associate in Science or Arts with an emphasis in Community Health: an Integrated Studies Bachelor of Science or Arts with a Community Health Emphasis; a Bachelor of Science in Community Health in one of the following areas: Community Health Emphasis, Health Services Administration Emphasis, or School Health Education. A minor in Community Health Education is available, as well as an endorsement for School Health Education.

Total Program Credits: 21

Matriculation Requirements:
  1. Admitted to a bachelor degree program at UVU.
Discipline Core Requirements: 18 Credits
  NUTR 1020 Foundations of Human Nutrition 3
  HLTH 2600 Drugs Behavior and Society 3
  HLTH 2800 Human Sexuality 3
  HLTH 3200 Principles of Community Health 3
  HLTH 3220 Foundations of Health Education 3
  HLTH 3260 Theory-Based Approaches to Modifying Health Behavior 3
Elective Requirements: 3 Credits
  Any upper-division HLTH course not used in Discipline Core 3

Graduation Requirements

Overall GPA of 2.50 or above with a minimum GPA of 2.75 in all core and elective courses.  No grade lower than a C- in core or elective courses.

Graduation Plan

This graduation plan is a sample plan and is intended to be a guide. Your specific plan may differ based on your Math and English placement and/or transfer credits applied. You are encouraged to meet with an advisor and set up an individualized graduation plan in Wolverine Track

Milestone courses (pre-requisites for a course in one of the subsequent semesters) are marked in red and italicized.

Semester 1 Course Title Credit Hours
NUTR 1020 Foundations of Nutrition 3
HLTH 2800* Human Sexuality 3
HLTH 2600 Drugs, Behavior, and Society 3
HLTH 3200 Principles of Community Health 3
  Semester total: 12
Note: *Pre-requisites are required to be taken. Please see the advisor.  
Semester 2 Course Title Credit Hours
HLTH 3220 Foundations of Health Education 3
HLTH 3260* Theory-Based Approaches to Modifying Health Behavior 3
HLTH Electives see catalog 3
  Semester total: 9
Note: *Pre-requisites are required to be taken. Please see the advisor.  
  Degree total: 21

Department

Public Health

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