Health Sciences

College of Science & Mathematics
Department of Biological Sciences

Health Sciences


Health Science Minor

The health science minor is an interdisciplinary minor that is housed in the College of Science and Mathematics. Courses from a variety of UVI’s colleges of schools help to make this minor accessible to students in most of the University’s degree programs. With this goal in mind a wide range of courses will count towards the electives of this minor in addition to the required in psychology, biology and nursing. 







Required Courses:

  • NUR 100 Medical Terminology
  • PSY/SOC 241 Social Determinants of Health and Disease
  • SCI 305 Biology of Health and Disease
  • NUR 310 Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health Care



Electives: Requires seven credits, minimum of two classes, chosen from the the list in the catalog.

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