A Bachelor of Science in Health from UTSA will teach you a broad range of health topics like emotional wellness, growth and development, principles of weight management, drugs and health. The program features academic coursework along with practical hands-on experience through a required internship. The program will prepare you to pursue public and community health careers in city, county, state and national government health agencies, corporate wellness programs and voluntary health agencies.
– Summer Wilmoth ’10, ’12, Research Scientist & Senior Research Program Coordinator
Experiential learning is a valuable element for health professionals. An internship enables the student to gain practical experience as a professional under conditions conducive to educational development. The internship is a time-limited, supervised period of health education activities carried out in a health-oriented organization. All Health majors are expected to complete an internship (6 semester credit hours, 300 hours of time on site).
Students seeking the B.S. degree in Health must fulfill University Core Curriculum requirements. The courses listed below satisfy both degree requirements and Core Curriculum requirements. If courses are taken to satisfy both degree requirements and Core Curriculum requirements, then students may need to take additional courses in order to meet the minimum number of semester credit hours required for this degree.
STA 1053 should be used to satisfy the core requirement in Mathematics. BIO 1233 should be used to satisfy one of the Life and Physical Sciences core requirements. HTH 2413 should be used to satisfy the core requirement in Social and Behavioral Sciences. COM 2113 should be used to satisfy the core requirement in the Component Area Option.
Please visit the Undergraduate Catalog for Core Curriculum Component Area Requirements as well as the Degree Requirements. Click here for the Undergraduate Catalog.
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