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Applied Health Science Courses

The Applied Health Science major provides students with a core curriculum (26 hours) and electives (10 credits) in the applied human health sciences. See the Wheaton College Course Catalog for more detailed department and course descriptions.

Applied Health Science Major Courses

Required Courses (26 hours)

  • AHS 281 - Biostatistics (4)
  • AHS 351 - Human Anatomy (4)
  • AHS 361 - Integrative Human Physiology (4)
  • AHS 368 - Concepts in Nutrition (4)
  • AHS 381 - Concepts in Epidemiology (4)
  • AHS 494 - Integrative Seminar (2)
  • AHS 496 - Internship (4-8)

Elective Courses 

  • AHS 211 - Pandemics: Ancient and Modern (2)
  • AHS 273 - Behavioral Medicine (2)
  • AHS 311 - Introduction to Public Health (4)
  • AHS 360 - Advanced Exercise Prescription (2)
  • AHS 371 - Clinical Kinesiology (4)
  • AHS 452 - Applied Physiology (4)
  • AHS 451 - Advanced Human Anatomy (2)
  • AHS 460 - Global Nutrition (4)
  • AHS 495 - Independent Study in AHS (1-4)  

General Education Course

  • AHS 101 - Wellness