Amanda Coleman


Bachelor of Science in Public Health

Total credit hours: 120

Required Curriculum

All BS in Public Health majors must complete Lourdes University Core & General Education requirements with the following specifications to fulfill both Core/General Education and Major Course Requirements:

These courses are marked with an asterisk (*). They are not double-counted towards the total credit hour requirement of the program.

Core Courses and General Education (48 credit hours)
Mathematics MTH 212 Statistics
Ethics THS 265 Christian Ethics
History HST 290 History of Health Care
Philosophy PHL 310 Bio Ethics
Natural Science BIO 204 Basic Human Anatomy & Physiology
Social Science PSY 110 General Psychology
Cultural Diversity SOC 304 Multicultural Diversity
Capstone BIO 491 Public Health Seminar

Major Requirements (42 credit hours)
BIO 201 Principles of Biology I
BIL 201 Principles of Biology I Lab
CHM 140 General, Organic & Biological Chemistry
CHL 140 General, Organic & Biological Chemistry Lab
BUS 235 Business Communications
BIO 204*  Basic Human Anatomy & Physiology
BIO 207 Introduction to Public Health
MTH 212* Statistics
BIO 399* Enduring Question “What makes us sick?”
BIO 319 Consumer Health
BIO 335 General Microbiology
BIL 335 General Microbiology Lab
BIO 420 Epidemiology
ENV policy course ENV 418
BIO 380 Community Partner Project Internship
BIO 402 Introduction to Research
BIO 491* Capstone: Public Health Seminar

Multidisciplinary Requirements
PSY 110*  General Psychology
SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology
SOC 304* Multicultural Diversity
PHL 310* Bio-Ethics
THS 265*  Christian Ethics
HST 290*  History of Health Care

Electives Student’s Choice (21 credit hours)

Courses taken at The University of Toledo (9 credit hours)
PUBH 6000     Public Health Biostatistics
PUBH 6010     Public Health Epidemiology
PUBH 6640     Issues in Public Health