Credit Distribution

I. General Education Featured Courses (45 Credits)

TESU Featured Courses are listed as a guide. Other courses may satisfy the areas and can be viewed on our website under General Education Courses.  For more information see About Our General Education Program.  To plan your program please contact an academic advisor.

A. Intellectual and Practical Skills (15 Credits)

ENC-1010 Writing for Success3
ENC-1020 Writing for Success II3
COM-2090 Public Speaking3
HPS-2000 Statistics for the Health Professions3
SOS-1100 Fact, Fiction, or Fake? Information Literacy Today 3
For all TESU course options that will satisfy this area of the degree, go to Intellectual and Practical Skills.

B. Civic and Global Leadership (9 Credits)

SOC-1010 Our Changing World: An Introduction to Sociology3
ETH-2200 Leading the Way: A Path Towards Ethical Leadership3
POS-1100 American Government3
For additional TESU course options that will satisfy this area of the degree, go to Civic and Global Leadership.

C. Knowledge of Human Cultures (15 Credits)

SOC-2100 Marriage and the Family3
HIS-1130 American History I3
FIL-1100 Exploring American Cinema3

Select two featured courses from the list below:

SOC-2910 Criminology3
HIS-1140 American History II3
HIS-1210 Introduction to World History I3
HUM-1030 Introduction to the Humanities III: Music3
PHI-1300 Introduction to Critical Reasoning3
For additional TESU course options that will satisfy this area of the degree, go to Knowledge of Human Cultures.

D. Scientific Knowledge (6 Credits)

BIO-2080 The Science of Nutrition3
CHE-1110 General Chemistry I3
HEA-3071 Pathophysiology for Health Professionals4

II. Area of Study Courses (48 Credits)

A. Required Courses (30 Credits)

BIO-2110 Anatomy and Physiology I with Lab4
BIO-2120 Anatomy and Physiology II with Lab4
BIO-2510 Introduction to Microbiology with Lab4
GER-3120 Biological Aspects of Aging3
HEA-3050 Women's Health3
HEA-3060 Men's Health3
SOS-3200 The Management of Stress and Tension3
SOC-3220 Cultural Diversity in the United States3
SOS-3700 Challenges in U.S. and Global Public Health3

B. Professional Electives (9 Credits)

HCM-3070 Principles of Healthcare Management3
HCM-3080 Healthcare Legal and Ethical Considerations3
HCM-4040 Healthcare Quality and Outcomes: Measurement and Management3
For additional TESU course, please contact an academic advisor. 

C. Computers (3 Credits)

For course options, please contact an academic advisor.

D. Capstone (3 Credits)

LIB-4950 Liberal Arts Capstone3

III. Electives (30 Credits)

For TESU course options, go to Elective Courses.

TESU accepts credits in transfer from accredited institutions as well as non-collegiate providers. View information and resources on where you may find additional learning experiences.

Total Credit Hours: 120