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Degree Requirements

Believing there is a commonality of learning essential to enable the individual to function intelligently, University of the Cumberlands seeks to provide those learning experiences through which the student will gain knowledge and develop skills requisite for abundant living.

The requirements for graduation from the University of the Cumberlands are the completion of at least 128 credit hours, including common courses across degree fields, known as our General Education curriculum.

Requirements for Bachelor of Science with a Major in Public Health Degree
Of the 128 hours needed to graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Public Health, 33 hours must be in the following Public Health core courses:

HESOL 233 Functional Human Anatomy and Physiology
HESOL 333 Nutrition
HESOL 430 Substance Abuse
HEOL 130 Foundations of Health Science
HEOL 335 Introduction to the Study of Disease
HEOL 336 Epidemiology
HEOL 431 Public Health Administration
HEOL 432 Community and Environmental Health

Nine hours of upper-level HEOL, HESOL, and/or electives from the following:

HSOL 436 Human Diversity and Ethics
HSOL 433 Social Policy Analysis
HSOL 437 Mental Health
NRSOL 336 Research and Nursing Practice
PSYOL 244 Research Design and Statistics II

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