Public Health Studies - Minor
The Public Health Studies minor consists of 15 hrs of selected upper-level Public Health coursework. Students are encouraged to select courses in consultation with a Public Health Studies Academic Advisor.
Students applying for a PHLT minor must have a 2.0 or better overall GPA and meet with a PHLT advisor to declare the minor. Students are required to meet a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better in their minor coursework. Proper classification is required for the course level taken and any minor course prerequisites must be met.
Students with a minor in Public Health are prepared to: Understand factors influencing health in individuals, communities and populations; Contribute to society as citizens armed with the knowledge and skills to promote the common good; Promote healthier lifestyles and environments; and Contribute to the implementation of programs and interventions.
Requirements to declare PHLT minor:
Must have a 2.0 TAMU GPA
|Code||Title||Semester Credit Hours|
|PHLT 302||Foundations of Public Health||3|
|PHLT 303||Social Context of Population Health||3|
|PHLT 305||Epidemiology in Public Health||3|
|PHLT 330||The Environment and Public Health||3|
|Select one of the following:||3|
Any relevant public health course 1
|Total Semester Credit Hours||15|
Minimum 15 hours required.
Minimum of 6 hours at 300- to 400-level.
Minimum 2.0 TAMU GPA and a completed minor form filed in the Public Health Studies advising office.
Must be approved by a Public Health Studies advisor.