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Undergraduate Majors with Health Related Emphases

Human Biology

Major:  Human Biology
Provides a foundation for careers in a variety of healthcare fields including: medicine, physical therapy, occupational therapy, dietetics, pharmacy, athletic training, physician assistant, dentistry, etc. 

Areas of Emphases:
  • Applied Public Health
  • Cytotechnology
  • Exercise Science
  • General Human Biology
  • Health Science
  • Nutritional Sciences/Dietetics


Major: Communication
Provides a foundation for careers involving internal and external communication and public relations in settings such as hospitals, community health centers, healthcare organizations, and government agencies.

Area of Emphasis:
  • Health Communication

Healthcare Management

Major:  Organizational Leadership
Provides a foundation for careers or career progression in supervisory and management areas in the healthcare field. Positions may be in hospitals, clinics, and community settings.

Areas of Emphasis
  • Management in Health Systems (credit and non-credit)