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2017-2018 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
Grand Valley State University
  Mar 22, 2018
2017-2018 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science in Health Communication

Requirements for a Major in Health Communication

Program Requirements for a B.A. in Health Communication

The B.A. degree in health communication requires a third-semester proficiency in a classical or modern foreign language of the student’s choice.

Program Requirements for a B.S. in Health Communication

The Bachelor of Science degree in health communication requires the following three courses:

Biomedical Sciences Core (credits: 19)

A higher-level laboratory biology class (such as BIO 120) can be substituted for BIO 104. A higher-level laboratory chemistry class (such as CHM 115) can be substituted for CHM 109. See the School of Communications for an evaluation and further recommendations.

Elective Group

Two elective courses are required for six to eight credits. Please consult with your faculty advisor for possible and appropriate elective courses.

Capstone (credits: 3)

Health Communication Program Description

Click here for the program description.