B.S. in Health Studies

Major Requirements/Health Studies (16-19 credits)
HE-101Strategies for Healthy Living3
HE-150Medical Terminology3
HE-212Lifespan Development and Health3
HE-290Health Research Methods3
HE-440Health Policy3
Select one course from the following list:1-4
Professional Seminar in Health (3-credits)
Internship in Health and Physical Education (1-3-credits)
School-Based Physical Activity (4-credits)
Cluster Requirements (24 credits)
Select one of the following clusters:24
Exercise Science Cluster
Sport and Exercise Psychology
Exercise Physiology
Biomechanics and Kinesiology
Motor Development and Learning
Select 12 credits from Course Type HE.PE/HE.EL
Health Science Cluster
Epidemiology
Select 21 credits from Course Type HE.PE/HE.EL
Interdisciplinary Requirements (29 credits)
PY-103Introduction to Psychology3
(Satisfies Social Science (SS.SV) in General Education)
SO-101Introduction to Sociology3
(Satisfies Social Science (SS.SV) in General Education)
MA-151Statistics with Applications3
(Satisfies Mathematics in General Education)
BY-110Introduction to Cell and Molecular Biology4
BY-111Anatomy and Physiology I 14
or BY-211 Physiology with Anatomy I
BY-112Anatomy and Physiology II 14
or BY-212 Physiology with Anatomy II
CE-111
111L
General Chemistry I
and General Chemistry Laboratory I
4
CE-112
112L
General Chemistry II
and General Chemistry Laboratory II
4
(Science courses satisfy Natural Sciences (NS) requirement in General Education)
Free Electives (19 credits) 2
Complete up to 19 credits of free electives 219
General Education Requirements (30 credits) 3
Complete up to 30 credits as outlined on the General Education table. 330
Total Credits120

Notes

  • 54 credits must be completed at the 200 level or higher.

Sequence Chart - Health Science Cluster

Freshman
FallCreditsSpringCredits
HE-101 Strategies for Healthy Living3EN-102 College Composition II3
EN-101 College Composition I3BY-110 Introduction to Cell and Molecular Biology4
FO-xxx Gen*Ed World Language3MA-151 Statistics with Applications (Gen*Ed Mathematics)3
Gen*Ed Technological Literacy (TL)3PY-103 Introduction to Psychology (Gen*Ed Social Science Survey (SS.SV)3
Gen*Ed Aesthetics (AT) AR, DA, MU, TH3Free Elective1
Semester Credits15Semester Credits14
Sophomore
FallCreditsSpringCredits
HE-290 Health Research Methods3HE-150 Medical Terminology3
HE-xxx Health Elective3HE-212 Lifespan Development and Health3
SO-101 Introduction to Sociology (Gen*Ed Social Science Survey (SS.SV)3HE-xxx Health Elective3
CE-111 General Chemistry I (Gen*Ed Natural Science (NS) BY,CE,PH,SC,GL)3CE-112 General Chemistry II (Gen*Ed Natural Science (NS) BY,CE,PH,SC,GL)3
CE-111L General Chemistry Laboratory I1CE-112L General Chemistry Laboratory II1
Gen*Ed Historical Perspectives (HS.SV)3Free Elective1
Semester Credits16Semester Credits14
Junior
FallCreditsSpringCredits
HE-350 Epidemiology3HE-485 OR HE-389 OR PE-3503
HE-xxx Health Elective3HE-xxx Health Elective3
BY-211 Physiology with Anatomy I or 1114BY-212 Physiology with Anatomy II or 1124
EN-2xx Gen*Ed Literature (LIT)3Gen*Ed Cultural Diversity (CD) or Global Understanding (GU)3
Free Elective3Free Elective3
Semester Credits16Semester Credits16
Senior
FallCreditsSpringCredits
HE-440 Health Policy3HE-xxx Health Electives6
HE-xxx Health Electives6Gen*Ed Reasoned Oral Discourse (RD)3
Free Elective2Free Elective3
PR-4xx- Gen*Ed Interdisciplinary Perspectives (ISP)3Free Elective3
Semester Credits14Semester Credits15
Total Credits 120

3+3 B.S. Health Studies/Occupational Therapy Doctorate Course Sequence

Freshman
FallCreditsSpringCredits 
HE-101 Strategies for Healthy Living3EN-102 College Composition II3 
EN-101 College Composition I13BY-110 Introduction to Cell and Molecular Biology4 
Gen*ed World Language (Recommended: FS-222 Spanish for Health Care or other World Language)3MA-151 Statistics with Applications13 
Gen*Ed Technilogical Literacy (TL)3PY-103 Introduction to Psychology13 
Gen*Ed Aesthetics (AT) AR,DA,MU,TH3  
Semester Credits15Semester Credits13 
Sophomore
FallCreditsSpringCredits 
HE-290 Health Research Methods3HE-212 Lifespan Development and Health13 
SO-101 Introduction to Sociology13CE-112 General Chemistry II3 
CE-111 General Chemistry I3CE-112L General Chemistry Laboratory II1 
CE-111L General Chemistry Laboratory I1PY-208 Psychopathology13 
Gen*Ed Literature (Recommended EN-216)3HE-150 Medical Terminology3 
Semester Credits13Semester Credits13 
Junior
FallCreditsSpringCreditsSummerCredits
HE-350 Epidemiology3HE-485 or HE-389 or PE-3502SUMMER/SENIOR YEAR GRADUATE YEAR 1
HE-440 Health Policy3PL-104 Ethics13OTD-501 Occupation and Adaptation Across the Lifespan3
BY-211 Physiology with Anatomy I14BY-212 Physiology with Anatomy II14OTD-502 The Neuroscience of Occupational Performance3
Gen*Ed Historical Perspectives (HS.SV)3Gen*Ed Cultural Diversity (CD) or Global Understanding (GU) Choose a course with course type HE.EL13OTD-503 Professional Seminar1
 A total of 9 credits of course type HE.EL should be completed by the end of this term. 
Semester Credits13Semester Credits12Semester Credits7
Senior
FallCreditsSpringCredits 
GRADUATE YEAR ONEGRADUATE YEAR ONE 
OTD-504 Research for Evidence-Based Practice2Gen*Ed Interdisciplinary Perspectives (ISP) (HE.EL Course Type)3 
OTD-505 Principles of Practice I: Therapeutic Use of Self and Group Dynamics4OTD-511 Principles of Practice II: Psychosocial Occupational Therapy4 
OTD-506 Movement in Occupation3OTD-512 Cognition Across the Lifespan2 
OTD-507 Clinical Medicine2OTD-513 Contemporary Social Issues in Practice, Justice and Occupation 2 
OTD-508 Ethics, Professional Communication and Advocacy2OTD-514 Quantitative Methods in Occupational Therapy Research2 
OTD-509 Community Practice: Health Promotion and Wellness2OTD-515 Sensory Modulation Across the Lifespan1 
OTD-510 Population Health2OTD-516 Qualitative and Mixed Methods in Occupational Therapy2 
 OTD-517 Mindful Practice and Wellness I1 
Semester Credits17Semester Credits17 
Total Credits 120
Second Year
CreditsFallCreditsSpringCredits
GRADUATE YEAR 2OTD-605 Principles of Practice IV: Pediatric Occupational Therapy4OTD-700A Fieldwork Level IIA6
SUMMEROTD-606 Contemporary Issues: School-Based Consultation and Intervention2OTD-700B Fieldwork Level IIB6
OTD-601 Principles of Practice III: Adult Occupational Therapy4OTD-607 Management and Supervision of Occupational Therapy Services3 
OTD-602 Current Issues in Practice: Adulthood and Aging2OTD-608 Mindfulness Practice and Wellness II1 
OTD-603 Community Living Supports2OTD-609 Mentored Scholarship2 
OTD-604 Occupation and Upper Extremity Rehabilitation2OTD-610 Fieldwork Seminar1 
 OTD-611 Professional Portfolio/ Capstone Project I1 
Semester Credits10Semester Credits14Semester Credits12
Third Year
CreditsFallCreditsSpringCredits
GRADUATE YEAR 3OTD-704 Advance Practice in OT: Borders and Barriers2OTD-711 Doctoral Capstone Experience8
SUMMEROTD-705 Advanced Leadership in Occupational Therapy3OTD-712 Professional Portfolio/ Capstone Project IV2
OTD-701 Professional Portfolio/Capstone Project II1OTD-706 Academic Practice in Occupational Therapy2 
OTD-702 Doctoral Practice in Occupational Therapy2OTD-707 Professional Portfolio/Capstone Project III1 
OTD-703 Quality Improvement in Occupational Therapy Service Delivery3OTD-708 Entrepreneurship in Occupational Therapy3 
 OTD-709 Pre-Doctoral Capstone Experience Seminar1 
 OTD-710 Decision Models and Financial Analysis in Occupational Therapy Practice3 
Semester Credits6Semester Credits15Semester Credits10
Total Credits 67

Sequence Chart - Exercise Science Cluster

Freshman
FallCreditsSpringCredits
HE-101 Strategies for Healthy Living3BY-110 Introduction to Cell and Molecular Biology4
EN-101 College Composition I3EN-102 College Composition II3
FO-xxx Gen*Ed World Language 3MA-151 Statistics with Applications (Gen*Ed Mathematics)3
Gen*Ed Technological Literacy (TL)3PY-103 Introduction to Psychology (Gen*Ed Social Science Survey (SS.SV)3
Gen*Ed Aesthetics (AT) AR, DA, MU, TH3Free Elective 1
Semester Credits15Semester Credits14
Sophomore
FallCreditsSpringCredits
HE-290 Health Research Methods3HE-150 Medical Terminology3
HE.PE-xxx Health or PE Elective 3HE-212 Lifespan Development and Health3
SO-101 Introduction to Sociology (Gen*Ed Social Science Survey (SS.SV)3HE.PE.-xxx Health or PE Elective3
CE-111 General Chemistry I (Gen*Ed Natural Science (NS) BY,CE,PH,SC,GL)3CE-112 General Chemistry II (Gen*Ed Natural Science (NS) BY,CE,PH,SC,GL)3
CE-111L General Chemistry Laboratory I1CE-112L General Chemistry Laboratory II1
Gen*Ed Historical Perspectives (HS.SV)3Free Elective 1
Semester Credits16Semester Credits14
Junior
FallCreditsSpringCredits
HE.PE-xxx Elective 3HE-485 OR HE-389 OR PE-3503
BY-211 Physiology with Anatomy I or 1114HE.PE.-xxx Health or PE Elective 3
Free Elective 3PE-310 Sport and Exercise Psychology3
Free Elective 3BY-212 Physiology with Anatomy II or 1124
EN-2xx Gen*Ed Literature (LIT) 3Gen*Ed Cultural Diversity (CD) or Global Understanding (GU)3
Semester Credits16Semester Credits16
Senior
FallCreditsSpringCredits
HE-440 Health Policy3PE-340 Motor Development and Learning3
PE-320 Exercise Physiology3HE.PE.-xxx Health or PE Elective3
PE-330 Biomechanics and Kinesiology3Gen*Ed Reasoned Oral Discourse3
PR-4xx Gen*Ed Interdisciplinary Perspectives (ISP)3Free Elective 3
Free Elective 2Free Elective 3
Semester Credits14Semester Credits15
Total Credits 120