Program Prerequisite: Consult the Health Promotion (BIS) Bachelor of Integrated Studies section of this catalog for specific requirements associated with the BIS degree.
Grade Requirements: A minimum grade of “C” (2.0) in each of the courses taken for the three emphases.
Credit Hour Requirements: The student must take a minimum of 18 credit hours each from at least three (3) different academic departments or recognized disciplines. A student has numerous possibilities in developing a BIS degree using the academic disciplines both in HPHP and campus wide.
The course of study in each discipline must be approved by the appropriate program director.
BIS Possible Options
These are only recommendations; many combinations and options for potential careers are possible.
Health Education & Health Promotion Emphasis
Program Code: 5013
Community Health Promotion
Occupational Health Education
Clinical Health Education (See Department of Health Administrative Services in the Dr. Ezekiel R. Dumke College of Health Professions)
Family Life Health Promotion
Gerontological Health Promotion
Drug Abuse Prevention Education
OL = Online option available some semesters
IS = Independent Studyoption available some semesters
*If this pre-requisite course is used to fulfill the Social Science General Education requirement, the three credit hours cannot be counted in the BIS Health Promotion emphasis 21 credit hour requirements.
**This course can be taken after completing the HLTH 1030 pre-requisite.