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Public Health BS - Curricular Plan

(HEGIS: 12.14 PUBLIC HEALTH, CIP: 51.2201 Public Health, General (MPH, DPH))

School of Public Health and Health Professions

401 Kimball Tower
South Campus
Buffalo, NY 14214-3079

Office of Undergraduate Public Health Programs
Advisement

Associated Programs

Curricular Plan

A Curricular Plan provides a roadmap for completing this academic program and the UB Curriculum on time. Your actual plan may vary depending on point of entry to the university, course placement and/or waivers based on standardized test scores, earned alternative credit and/or college transfer credit.

All students are encouraged to use this plan in conjunction with other academic planning resources such as your academic advisor, the HUB Academic Advisement Report, My Planner and Path Finder tool.

In addition to following this course roadmap, all other admission and academic requirements of this major as listed in the Undergraduate Catalog must be met in order to successfully complete this degree.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
UB Seminar UBS 3
CHE 101LLR General Chemistry M/SLI1 4
CHE 113LBR General Chemistry Lab M/SLI1 1
Pathway or ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric P or CL1 3 or 4
PUB 101LEC Introduction to Public Health M 3
Total Credits: 14 or 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
PSC 101LEC Intro American Politics M 3
STA 119LEC Statistical Methods M/MQR 3
STA 119REC Statistical Methods M/MQR 1
Pathway or ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric P or CL1 3 or 4
PUB 102LEC Hist Contemp PH Problems M 3
Elective E* 3
Total Credits: 16 or 17

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
PUB 200-Level Elective M 3
Scientific Literacy and Inquiry SLI2 3
Pathway P 3
Pathway P 5
Elective E* 1
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
PUB 200-Level Elective M 3
PSY 101LEC Introductory Psychology or SOC 101LEC Introduction to Sociology M or M 3 or 3
PGY 300LEC Human Physiology M 4
Pathway P 3
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 16

Junior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
Pathway P 5
PUB 310LEC Health and Disease M 3
PUB 315LEC Ask Ans Sci Quest in Pub Hlth M 4
PUB 320LEC Model Mech for Pub Hlth M 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
PUB 325LEC Interv Address Pub Hlth Prob M 3
PUB 330LEC Pub Hlth Systems and Policies M 3
UBC 399 UB Capstone CAP 1
Communication Literacy CL2 3
Elective E* 3
Elective E* 3
Total Credits: 16

Senior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
PUB 300/400 Elective M 3
PUB 300/400 Elective M 3
Elective E* 3
Elective E* 3
Elective E* 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
PUB Capstone M 4
PUB 300/400 Elective E* 3
Elective E* 3
Elective E* 2
Total Credits: 12
Total Credits Required for Degree:
120
Curricular Category Key
Category Description
M Course required for major (including pre-requisites needed for admission to major)
E Elective (course not required for major or UB Curriculum).

* Some electives may need to be completed at the upper-division (at least 300-level and above) to fulfill the upper division requirement for baccalaureate degree.
UB Curriculum
CAP UB Capstone
CL1/CL2 Communication Literacy (2 required)
DIV Diversity in the United States
MQR Math and Quantitative Reasoning
P Pathway Course (6 required: 3 Global, 3 Thematic)
SLI1/SLI2 Scientific Literacy and Inquiry (2 required)
UBS UB Seminar
Note: Some classes may count toward both a major (M) and UB Curriculum (UBC) requirement. Courses that count toward more than one requirement are indicated by a "/" (slash) in the category column, indicating which categories the course will satisfy.
 
Published: Nov 28, 2022 13:04:21