Health minor at Marquette

Students (except nursing majors) can pursue this minor to gain a better understanding of health and nutrition issues, health care systems, and health care ethics.

Minor in health studies curriculum

A total of six courses is needed to complete the minor in health studies.

Three courses selected from any of the following:

  • Culture and Health
  • Normal and Therapeutic Nutrition
  • Personal Health
  • Women's Health
  • Men's Health
  • Substance Abuse
  • Urban Health
  • Alternative and Complementary Therapies
  • Topics in Health Care

Plus, three courses selected from any of the following:

  • Primary Health Care Concepts
  • Introduction to Health Care Systems
  • International Health
  • Environmental Health
  • Medical Sociology
  • Health Care Ethics
  • Health Communication
  • Health and Science Journalism

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