B.S. Public Health - Health Informatics Concentration

Public Health Degree Plan (120 hours)
Core Requirements (42 hours)
First Year Seminar3
First Year Seminar
Freshmen Composition I3
Rhetoric and Composition
Rhetoric and Composition for International Students
Any EN 23XX literature course
Any 1000, 2000, or 3000-level HS course
Social Science3
Select two from the following: BA 1310, CJ 1301, EC 2301, EC 2303, ED 2330, HU 3300, HU 3303, PO 1311, PO 1312, PO 1314, PO 2312, PO 2302, PS 1301, PS 2310, PS 2353, PS 2355, PS 2363, PS 2337, 3 hrs. of Communication Studies (CM 1341, CM 2333, CM 2334). May satisfy 3 of the 6 required credit hours with CPH 1301.
MT 1302 recommended
Natural or Physical Sciences3
Select one: BL 1301, BL 1302, BL 3311, CH 1303, CH 1304, CH 1401, CH 1402, ES 1300, ES 1301, ES 1302, ES 1303, ES 1304, ES 1305, ES 1373, PY 1300, PY 1310, PY 1401, PY 1402
Fine Arts3
Foreign Language and International Engagement 6
This requirement is satisfied through one of four ways: 1) One 3-hour course in any language at the 3000 level or above, with a grade of B or better; 2) Two courses (1311 and 1312) in a language not previously studied; 3) Two courses (2311 and 2312) in a language previously studied at the high school or college level; 4) Qualifying scores on an AP or CLEP exam, or both the ACTFL OPI and WPT exams
Philosophy - Self3
Intro to Philosophy
Philosophy - Ethics3
Foundations of Ethics
Theology - God3
Introduction to Theology
Intermediate Theology3
Any TH 33xx course
Public Health Required Core (21 hours)
CPH 1301Introduction to Public Health3
or NU 4403 Community and Global Health
CPH 2301Environmental Health3
CPH 3301Fundamentals of Epidemiology3
CPH 4301US Health Care System3
Research Methods3
Choose one from the following: SC 3306, SC 4383, CJ 3330, CR 3330 or other approved Research Methods course
CPH 4390 or NU 3301 ProSem (Capstone & Internship Course) Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Across the Lifespan (Community-based Service Learning)3
Health Informatics Concentration (18 hours)18
Programming I in C
Introduction to Programming for Data Analytics (in Python)
CPH 3357 Introduction to Health Informatics Healthcare Informatics
CPH 3367 Consumer Health Informatics
CPH 3397 Data Visualization
CPH 3387 Health Project Management
CPH 3377 Electronic Health Records
An elective can be any course taken from any discipline. Recommended Electives: CM 3365, AE 4389, SC 3315, or Medical Humanities courses.39
Total Semester Hours120
First Year
FallSemester HoursSpringSemester Hours
FYE 13013Social Science3
EN 13113TH 13013
Mathematics (MT 1302 recommended)3Fine Arts3
PL 13013Science3
CPH 13013CPH 43013
 15 15
Second Year
FallSemester HoursSpringSemester Hours
Foreign Language I 3Foreign Language II3
EN 23XX3TH 33533
PL 23013History3
CPH 23013CPH 33013
SC 3381 (or other stats course)3CS 1310 or 33003
 15 15
Third Year
FallSemester HoursSpringSemester Hours
Research Methods course3CPH 33673
CPH 33573Elective3
CPH 43903Elective3
 15 15
Fourth Year
FallSemester HoursSpringSemester Hours
CPH 33973CPH 33773
Elective3CPH 33873
 15 15
Total Semester Hours 120