Public Health Minor – 22 hours
Minor Required CoursesPHS – 101Introduction to Public Health (3 cr.)
PHS – 301Biostatistics (3 cr.)
Or
BIO – 301Biostatistics (3 cr.)
BIO – 302Applied Medical Ethics (3 cr.)

Electives13 credit hours from the following:
BIO – 110Principles of Biology (3 cr.)
and
BIO – 151Principles of Biology Laboratory (1 cr.)
COM – 215Introduction to Public Relations (3 cr.)
COM – 260Interpersonal Communication (3 cr.)
COM – 390Intercultural Communication (3 cr.)
CS – 140Databases (1 cr.)
ENG – 358Professional Writing (3 cr.)
Or an approved writing elective (3 credits)
HED – 400Influences and Evolution of Global Health (3 cr.)
MAT – 175Statistics I (3 cr.)
or
MAT – 248Statistical Concepts and Methods for Mathematicians (3 cr.)
PHS – 480Public Health Internship (3 cr.)
POL – 203American Public Policy (3 cr.)
RES – 344Bioethics and Society (3 cr.)


Curriculum requirements and course descriptions are subject to changes with each catalogue.

Strong Story | Lindsay Parlberg

Lindsay is a strong student and the first woman in Meredith’s history to graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Public Health.

Lindsay is a strong student and the first woman in Meredith’s history to graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Public Health.

Contact Information
Carolina Perez-Heydrich
Public Health Program Coordinator
149 Science/Mathematics
(919) 760-8020
cperezheydrich@meredith.edu
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