Requirements for Public Health Sciences, B.S.

NOTE: These are the requirements for the 2020-2021 Catalog. If you are under a different catalog year, please find your appropriate requirements at HERE.

Requirements for the B.S. in Public Health Sciences

All students must meet the University Requirements.
All students must meet the Program Requirements.
Major Requirements
A. Lower-Division Requirements
PUBHLTH 1 Principles of Public Health
PUBHLTH 2 Case Studies in Public Health Practice
CHEM 1A- 1B- 1C- 1LC- 1LD General Chemistry
and General Chemistry
and General Chemistry
and General Chemistry Laboratory
and General Chemistry Laboratory
CHEM 51A- 51B- 51C- 51LB- 51LC Organic Chemistry
and Organic Chemistry
and Organic Chemistry
and Organic Chemistry Laboratory
and Organic Chemistry Laboratory
BIO SCI 93 From DNA to Organisms
BIO SCI 94 From Organisms to Ecosystems
BIO SCI 97 Genetics
BIO SCI 98 Biochemistry
BIO SCI 99 Molecular Biology
MATH 2A- 2B Single-Variable Calculus
and Single-Variable Calculus
or
MATH 5A- 5B
Calculus for Life Sciences
and Calculus for Life Sciences
PUBHLTH 7A Public Health Statistics I
Select three of the following:
Psychology:
PSCI 9
Introduction to Psychology
Sociology:
SOCIOL 1
Introduction to Sociology
SOCIOL 2
Globalization and Transnational Sociology
SOCIOL 3
Social Problems
Economics:
ECON 1
Introduction to Economics
ECON 13
Global Economy
ECON 20A
Basic Economics I
ECON 20B
Basic Economics II
Anthropology:
ANTHRO 2A
Introduction to Sociocultural Anthropology
ANTHRO 2B
Introduction to Biological Anthropology
ANTHRO 2C
Introduction to Archaeology
ANTHRO 2D
Introduction to Language and Culture
ANTHRO 41A
Global Cultures and Society
Political Science:
POL SCI 31A
Introduction to Political Theory
POL SCI 51A
Introduction to Politics Around the World
Social Ecology:
UPPP 8
Introduction to Environmental Analysis and Design
International Studies:
INTL ST 11
Global Cultures and Society
INTL ST 13
Global Economy
B. Upper-Division Requirements
PUBHLTH 101 Introduction to Epidemiology
Select two of the following:
BIO SCI D103
Cell Biology
BIO SCI D104
Developmental Biology
BIO SCI E109
Human Physiology
BIO SCI N110
Neurobiology and Behavior
Five additional upper-division courses with at least one course chosen from each of the three topic areas: 1
Epidemiology, Genetics, and Health Informatics:
BIO SCI D137
Eukaryotic and Human Genetics 2
BIO SCI D148
Development and Disease 2
BIO SCI E106
Processes in Ecology and Evolution 2
BIO SCI M123
Introduction to Computational Biology 2
BIO SCI M137
Microbial Genetics 2
COMPSCI 183
Introduction to Computational Biology 2
PSCI 183S
Social Epidemiology
PUBHLTH 102–119 2
Environmental and Global Health Sciences:
ANTHRO 125B
Ecological Anthropology 2
ANTHRO 128B
Race, Gender, and Science
ANTHRO 134A
Medical Anthropology
ANTHRO 134C
Medicine, Food, and Health 2
ANTHRO 134F
Anthropology of the Body
ANTHRO 134G
HIV/AIDS in a Global Context
BIO SCI D124
Biology of Integrative Medecine
BIO SCI E179
Limnology and Freshwater Biology 2
BIO SCI E179L
Field Freshwater Ecology 2
BIO SCI E189
Environmental Ethics 2
CHEM 125
Advanced Organic Chemistry 2
CHC/LAT 176
Race, Gender, and Science
PUBHLTH 126
Public Health Law: Fundamentals in Action
PUBHLTH 127
Public Health Programs for the Corporate World
PUBHLTH 160–179 2
PUBHLTH 190
Geographic Information Systems for Public Health 2
PUBHLTH 193
Ethics and Responsible Conduct of Research in Public Health
SOCECOL E127
Nuclear Environments
Infectious and Chronic Diseases:
BIO SCI D111L
Developmental and Cell Biology Laboratory 2
BIO SCI E112L
Physiology Laboratory 2
BIO SCI E124
Infectious Disease Dynamics 2
BIO SCI E136
The Physiology of Human Nutrition 2
BIO SCI M114
Advanced Biochemistry
BIO SCI M114L
Biochemistry Laboratory 2
BIO SCI M116
Advanced Molecular Biology 2
BIO SCI M116L
Molecular Biology Laboratory 2
BIO SCI M118L
Experimental Microbiology Laboratory 2
BIO SCI M121
Immunology with Hematology 2
BIO SCI M121L
Advanced Immunology Laboratory 2
BIO SCI M122
General Microbiology
BIO SCI M125
Molecular Biology of Cancer 2
BIO SCI M143
Human Parasitology 2
PHRMSCI 170A
Molecular Pharmacology I 2
PHRMSCI 170B
Molecular Pharmacology II 2
PUBHLTH 150
Public Health and Wellness
PUBHLTH 180–189 2
C. Practicum Requirement
PUBHLTH 195W Public Health Practicum and Culminating Experience (8 units) 3

NOTE: These are the requirements for the 2020-2021 Catalog. If you are under a different catalog year, please find your appropriate requirements at HERE.

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