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The Health Professions Studies Minor prepares students for entry into a variety of Health Professions programs. Several tracks are offered; thus, students may choose the track that fits most closely with their professional goals.

Health Professions Studies Minor
Pre-Dental Track

42-47credits (Total does not include prerequisite courses)

Course Course Title Credits

MINOR REQUIREMENTS

BIO-201 or
BIO-210

Molecules to Cells and Laboratory or
Molecules to Cells with Integrated Laboratory Research

4

BIO-202

Organismal Biology and Laboratory

4

CHE-141

General Chemistry I and Laboratory

4

CHE-142

General Chemistry II and Laboratory

4

CHE-301

Organic Chemistry I and Laboratory

4

CHE-302 or
CHE-412

Organic Chemistry II and Laboratory or
Biochemistry

4
3/4

MAT-150 or
MAT-125 or
MAT-212

Applied Calculus or
Data Analysis and Statistics or
Advanced Statistical Methods

4
3
3

PHY-231 or
PHY-271

General Physics I and Laboratory or
Analytical Physics I and Laboratory

4
5

PHY 232 or
PHY-272

General Physics II and Laboratory or
Analytical Physics II and Laboratory

4
5

HSC/BIO

Research or Internship

1

Complete at least 2 courses from the following:

BIO-303

Human Anatomy and Physiology I and Laboratory

4

BIO-304

Human Anatomy and Physiology II and Laboratory

4

BIO-316

Genetics

3

BIO-330

Cell Biology and Laboratory

4

BIO-360

Microbiology and Laboratory

4

 

Health Professions Studies Minor
Pre-Med Track

42-51 credits (Total does not include prerequisite courses)

Course Course Title Credits

MINOR REQUIREMENTS

BIO-201 or
BIO-210

Molecules to Cells and Laboratory or
Molecules to Cells with Integrated Laboratory Research

4

BIO-202

Organismal Biology and Laboratory

4

BIO-303 and
BIO-304
or
BIO-374

Human Anatomy and Physiology I and Laboratory and
Human Anatomy and Physiology II and Laboratory
or
Animal Physiology and Laboratory

4-8

BIO-330 or
BIO-316

Cell Biology and Laboratory or
Genetics

4
3

CHE-141

General Chemistry I and Laboratory

4

CHE-142

General Chemistry II and Laboratory

4

CHE-301

Organic Chemistry I and Laboratory

4

CHE-302 or
CHE-412

Organic Chemistry II and Laboratory or
Biochemistry

4
3

MAT-150 or
MAT-125 or
MAT-212

Applied Calculus or
Data Analysis and Statistics or
Advanced Statistical Methods

4
3
3

PHY-231 or
PHY-271

General Physics I and Laboratory or
Analytical Physics I and Laboratory

4
5

PHY 232 or
PHY-272

General Physics II and Laboratory or
Analytical Physics II and Laboratory

4
5

HSC/BIO

Research or Internship

1

 

Health Professions Studies Minor
Pre-Occupational Therapy Track

46-47 credits (Total does not include prerequisite courses)

Course Course Title Credits

MINOR REQUIREMENTS

ATH-101

Cultural Anthropology

3

BIO-201 or
BIO-210

Molecules to Cells and Laboratory or
Molecules to Cells with Integrated Laboratory Research

4

BIO-202

Organismal Biology and Laboratory

4

BIO-303

Human Anatomy and Physiology I and Laboratory

4

BIO-304

Human Anatomy and Physiology II and Laboratory

4

CHE-141

General Chemistry I and Laboratory

4

MAT-125 or
MAT-212

Data Analysis and Statistics or
Advanced Statistical Methods

3

PHY-231 or
PHY-271

General Physics I and Laboratory or
Analytical Physics I and Laboratory

4
5

PSY-100 General Psychology 3

PSY-201

Introduction to Developmental Psychology

3

PSY-340 or
PSY-341
Psychology of Child Development or
Psychology of Adolescent Development
3
PSY-404 Abnormal Psychology 3

SOC-100

Introduction to Sociology

3

HSC/BIO

Research or Internship

1

 

Health Professions Studies Minor
Pre-Optometry Track

48-51 credits (Total does not include prerequisite courses)

Course Course Title Credits

MINOR REQUIREMENTS

BIO-201 or
BIO-210

Molecules to Cells and Laboratory or
Molecules to Cells with Integrated Laboratory Research

4

BIO-202

Organismal Biology and Laboratory

4

BIO-303

Human Anatomy and Physiology I and Laboratory

4

BIO-304

Human Anatomy and Physiology II and Laboratory

4

BIO-360

Microbiology and Laboratory

4

CHE-141

General Chemistry I and Laboratory

4

CHE-142

General Chemistry II and Laboratory

4

CHE-301

Organic Chemistry I and Laboratory

4

CHE-302 or
CHE-412

Organic Chemistry II and Laboratory or
Biochemistry

4
3/4

MAT-150

Applied Calculus

4

PHY-231 or
PHY-271

General Physics I and Laboratory or
Analytical Physics I and Laboratory

4
5

PHY 232 or
PHY-272

General Physics II and Laboratory or
Analytical Physics II and Laboratory

4
5

HSC/BIO

Research or Internship

1

 

Health Professions Studies Minor
Pre-Pharmacy Track

49-50 credits (Total does not include prerequisite courses)

Course Course Title Credits

MINOR REQUIREMENTS

BIO-201 or
BIO-210

Molecules to Cells and Laboratory or
Molecules to Cells with Integrated Laboratory Research

4

BIO-202

Organismal Biology and Laboratory

4

BIO-303

Human Anatomy and Physiology I and Laboratory

4

BIO-304

Human Anatomy and Physiology II and Laboratory

4

BIO-360

Microbiology and Laboratory

4

CHE-141

General Chemistry I and Laboratory

4

CHE-142

General Chemistry II and Laboratory

4

CHE-301

Organic Chemistry I and Laboratory

4

CHE-302

Organic Chemistry II and Laboratory

4

CHE-412

Biochemistry and Laboratory

4

MAT-150

Applied Calculus

4

PHY-231 or
PHY-271

General Physics I and Laboratory or
Analytical Physics I and Laboratory

4
5

HSC/BIO

Research or Internship

1

 

Health Professions Studies Minor
Pre-Physical Therapy Track

49-51 credits (Total does not include prerequisite courses)

Course Course Title Credits

MINOR REQUIREMENTS

ATH-101 or
SOC-100

Cultural Anthropology or
Introduction to Sociology

3

BIO-201 or
BIO-210

Molecules to Cells and Laboratory or
Molecules to Cells with Integrated Laboratory Research

4

BIO-202

Organismal Biology and Laboratory

4

BIO-303

Human Anatomy and Physiology I and Laboratory

4

BIO-304

Human Anatomy and Physiology II and Laboratory

4

CHE-141

General Chemistry I and Laboratory

4

CHE-142

General Chemistry II and Laboratory

4

KIN-343 Physiology of Exercise and Laboratory 4

MAT-125 or
MAT-212

Data Analysis and Statistics or
Advanced Statistical Methods

3

PHY-231 or
PHY-271

General Physics I and Laboratory or
Analytical Physics I and Laboratory

4
5

PHY-232 or
PHY-272

General Physics II and Laboratory or
Analytical Physics II and Laboratory

4
5

PSY-100

General Psychology

3

PSY-201

Introduction to Developmental Psychology

3

HSC/BIO

Research or Internship

1

 

Health Professions Studies Minor
Pre-Physician Assistant Track

36-37 credits (Total does not include prerequisite courses)

Course Course Title Credits

MINOR REQUIREMENTS

BIO-201 or
BIO-210

Molecules to Cells and Laboratory or
Molecules to Cells with Integrated Laboratory Research

4

BIO-202

Organismal Biology and Laboratory

4

BIO-303

Human Anatomy & Physiology I and Laboratory

4

BIO-304

Human Anatomy & Physiology II and Laboratory

4

BIO-360

Microbiology and Laboratory

4

CHE-141

General Chemistry I and Laboratory

4

CHE-142

General Chemistry II and Laboratory

4

CHE-301

Organic Chemistry I and Laboratory

4

CHE-412

Biochemistry

3/4

HSC/BIO

Research or Internship

1

 

Health Professions Studies Minor
Pre-Veterinary Track

38-42 credits (Total does not include prerequisite courses)

Course Course Title Credits

MINOR REQUIREMENTS

BIO-201 or
BIO-210

Molecules to Cells and Laboratory or
Molecules to Cells with Integrated Laboratory Research

4

BIO-202

Organismal Biology and Laboratory

4

CHE-141

General Chemistry I and Laboratory

4

CHE-142

General Chemistry II and Laboratory

4

CHE-301

Organic Chemistry I and Laboratory

4

CHE-412

Biochemistry

3/4

MAT-150 or
MAT-125 or
MAT-212

Applied Calculus or
Data Analysis and Statistics or
Advanced Statistical Methods

4
3
3

PHY-231 or
PHY-271

General Physics I and Laboratory or
Analytical Physics I and Laboratory

4
5

HSC/BIO

Research or Internship

1

Complete at least 2 courses from the following:

BIO-316

Genetics

3

BIO-330

Cell Biology and Laboratory

4

BIO-360

Microbiology and Laboratory

4

BIO-374

Animal Physiology and Laboratory

4