Health Professions

Academics

The Bachelor of Science in Medical Sciences degree program consists of 60 semester credit hours of medical science courses and clinical practicums. Students must complete the required core curriculum courses and program prerequisites at a regionally accredited institution prior to admission to the program.

  FALL (semester credit hours)  SPRING (semester credit hours)
Junior Year Courses 
  • Introduction to the Health Professions(3) core
  • Medical Terminology and Professional Communication (3) core
  • Anatomy with Laboratory (4) core
  • Biostatistics (3) core
  • Biochemistry (3) core 
  • Genetics (3) 
  • Pharmacology (3)
  • Clinical Chemistry, Immunology, and Hematology with Lab (3) 
  • Microbiology (4) 
  • Medical Physiology and Pathophysiology with Lab (4) 
SCH Total  16 17
Senior Year Courses 
  • Health Care Systems (3) core
  • Research Methods (3) core
  • Epidemiology (3) core
  • Health Care Law and Ethics (3) core
  • Nutrition (3) core
  • Patient Assessment (3) core
  • Health Care Disparities (3) core
  • Health Care Informatics (3) core
  • Capstone Project (2) core
  • Practicum (1) core 
SCH Total  15 12