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 -101Writing for Success 3
ENC-102 English Composition II3
COM-209 Public Speaking3
HPS-200 Statistics for the Health Professions3
SOS-110 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-101 Our Changing World An Introduction to Sociology3
ETH-220 Leading the Way: A Path Towards Ethical Leadership3
PHI-286 Contemporary Ethics3
GLB-301 Global Issues and Society3
POS-110 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)

PSY-101 Introduction to Psychology3
PSY-211 Developmental Psychology3

Select three featured courses from the list below:

HIS-113 American History I3
HIS-114 American History II3
HIS-210 American Civil Rights Movement3
FIL-110 Exploring American Cinema3
PHI-130 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-208 The Science of Nutrition3
CHE-111 General Chemistry I3
 

II. Area of Study Courses (48 Credits)

A. Required Courses (30 Credits)

BIO-211 Anatomy and Physiology I with Lab4
BIO-212 Anatomy and Physiology II with Lab4
BIO-251 Introduction to Microbiology with Lab4
GER-312 Biological Aspects of Aging3
HEA-305 Women's Health3
HEA-306 Men's Health3
SOS-320 The Management of Stress and Tension3
SOC-322 Cultural Diversity in the United States3
SOS-370 Challenges in U.S. and Global Public Health3

B. Professional Electives (12 Credits)

(12 credits within the entire area of study must be at the upper 300/400 level.)

HCM-307 Principles of Healthcare Management3
HCM-308 Healthcare Legal and Ethical Considerations3
HCM-404 Healthcare Quality and Outcomes: Measurement and Management3
MAT-105 Applied Liberal Arts Mathematics3
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-495 Liberal Arts Capstone3

III. Electives (27 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.

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