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2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Health Studies, BS (43-330) - Pre-Physical Therapy/Pre-Occupational Therapy Option (HS02) (120 hours)

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Major, Bachelor of Science Degree

The graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Studies (with an Option in Pre-Physical Therapy/Pre-Occupational Therapy) will:

  • Apply fundamental health principles to rehabilitative centers; lifestyle issues that influence behavior, and wellness factors to solve orthopedic and/or epidemiologic problems affecting various communities, cultures and groups.
  • Use discipline-appropriate equipment, research techniques and/or instruments with understanding, accuracy, precision, and safety in order to answer health-related questions.
  • Use the language and concepts of health studies to communicate effectively in oral and written form.
  • Exhibit the ethical use of health knowledge, materials, and procedures that demonstrates an impact on the individual as well as society.
  • Achieve the background needed to enable the student to be competitive in Physical Therapy or Occupational Therapy graduate school.

Health Studies, BS (43-330) - Pre-Physical Therapy/Pre-Occupational Therapy Option (HS02) (4 Year Guide)  

Major Requirements: 59-66 Semester Hours

General Education Requirements: 42-44 Semester Hours

All students must complete a minimum of 42 credit hours in general education. Some majors require additional hours due to required coursework. See The General Education Program Requirements  for full listing of requirements. The following general education classes are required by this major:

Must have a C or better for these courses.

Free Electives: 10 Semester Hours

Minimum Total: 120 Semester Hours

10 Competency 10 course

* This course has a prerequisite not listed in the program; click the course number for additional requirements.

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