HEB Transfer Admissions Requirements


Bachelor of Science in Health Education

The B.S. degree in Health Education offers specializations in Community Health Promotion and Health Studies. Students learn techniques to promote healthy lifestyle choices in individual and group settings with special attention given to diversity and culturally appropriate health education methodologies. The degree program allows students maximum flexibility to choose department specialization coursework during junior and senior years that relates to personal interests in the health field. Students can focus their studies on interest areas in community and public health education, health promotion in the worksite setting or general health studies as they prepare for professional health occupations.

[Community Health Promotion]

Required Prerequisite Coursework
Transfer students must earn their AA degree and complete specific prerequisite courses prior to their enrollment at UF. The Community Health Promotion specialization requires a minimum 2.5 prerequisite course GPA and a minimum 2.0 lower division course and cumulative GPA.

Specialization Prerequisites
MAC 1105 — College Algebra (or higher-level MAC)
PSY 2012 — General Psychology
STA 2023 — Intro to Statistics 1
APK2100C — Applied Human Anatomy with Lab (BSC2085/BSC2085L; BSC2093/BSC2093L)
APK2105C — Applied Human Physiology with Lab (BSC2086/BSC2086L; BSC2094/BSC2094L)
BSC 2005/L — Biology I with Lab

Required Lower-Division Courses
SYG 2000 — Principles of Sociology OR SYG 2010 Social Problems
SPC 2608 — Introduction to Public Speaking (SPC1600, SPC1608)
HUN 2201 — Fundamentals of Human Nutrition (HUN1201)


[Health Studies]

Required Prerequisite Coursework
Transfer students must earn their AA degree and complete specific prerequisite courses prior to their enrollment at UF. The Health Studies specialzation requires a minimum 2.8 prerequisite course GPA and a minimum 2.0 lower division course and cumulative GPA.

Specialization Prerequisites
CHM 2045/L — General Chemistry 1 with Lab
MAC 1140 — Precalculus Algebra (or higher-level MAC)
PSY 2012 — General Psychology
STA 2023 — Intro to Statistics 1
APK2100C — Applied Human Anatomy with Lab (BSC2085/BSC2085L; BSC2093/BSC2093L)
APK2105C — Applied Human Physiology with Lab (BSC2086/BSC2086L; BSC2094/BSC2094L)
BSC2010/L — Biology 1 with Lab

Required Lower-Division Courses
SYG 2000 — Principles of Sociology OR SYG 2010 Social Problems
SPC 2608 — Introduction to Public Speaking (SPC1600, SPC1608)
HUN 2201 — Fundamentals of Human Nutrition (HUN1201)