Health Promotion
Arkansas State University-Jonesboro
Degree:  Bachelor of Science
Major:  Health Promotion
2006-2007
Students requiring developmental course work based on low entrance exam scores (ACT, SAT, ASSET, COMPASS) may not be able to complete this program of study in eight (8) semesters.  Developmental courses do not count toward total degree hours.  Students having completed college level courses prior to enrollment will be assisted by their advisor in making appropriate substitutions.   In most cases, general education courses may be interchanged between semesters.    A minimum of 45 hours of upper division credit (3000-4000 level) is required for this degree.  Mandatory state and institutional assessment exams will be required during your degree program.  Failure to participate in required assessments may delay graduation.
Year 1   Year 1
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
FYE  1913 or PE 1883 Foundations of PE 3 x   HLTH 2513 Principles of Personal Health 3  
PE 1002 Concepts of Fitness 2 x   ENG 1013 Comp II 3 x
          MATH 1023 College Algebra 3 x
Scom 1203 Oral Communications 3 x   HIST 2763 or 2773  US to 1876 or Since 1876  3 x
ENG 1003 Composition I 3 x   ART or MUS or THEA 2503 Fine Arts Visual or Music or Theatre 3 x
ANTH 2233 o4 HIST 1013 or 1023 or GEOG 2613 Cultural Anthropology or World Civilization to or Since 1660 or Intro to Geography 3 x          
Total Hours   14     Total Hours   15  
Year 2   Year 2
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
                 
HLTH 2523 First Aid & Safety 3     ZOOL 2011, 2013 A & P II 4  
ENG 2003 or 2013 or PHIL 1103 Intro to Literature I or II or Intro to Philosophy 3 x   HP 2013 Medical Terminology 3  
BIOL 1003 or 1033 or 1043 or 1063 Biological Science or Biology or Sex or Plants and People or People and the Environment 3 X   CHEM 1013 or PHSC 1203 or GEOL 1003 or PHSY 1003 or PHYS 2034 or PHYS 2054 Gen Chemistry I or Physical Science or Environmental Geology or Intro to Space Science or University Physics I or General Physics 3 X
BIOL 1001 Biological Science Lab 1            
POSC 1013 or PSY 2013 or SOC 2213 or ECON 2333 Intro to American Government or Intro to Psychology or Intro to Sociology or Economic Issues and Concepts 3 x   CHEM 1001 or PHSC 1201 or GEOL 1001 or PHYS 1101 Lab for above 1 X
ZOOL  2003 Anatomy and Physiology I 3     POSC 1013 or PSY 2013 or SOC 2213 or ECON 2333 Intro to American Government or Intro to Psychology or Intro to Sociology or Economic Issues and Concepts (select one not previously taken) 3 x
ZOOL 2001 Anatomy and Physiology I 1     ART or MUS or THEA 2503 or ENG 2003 or 2013 or PHIL 1103 Fine Arts Visual or Music or Theatre or Intro to Lit I or II or Intro to Philosophy 3 x
Total Hours   17     Total Hours   17  
Year 3   Year 3
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
ES 3653 Tech of Aerobic 3     Enhancement Any gen ed coures not previously taken or select from enhancement list 3 x
ES  3553 Basic Physiology 3     ES 4693 Tech of Strength Training and conditioning 3  
ES 3543 Human Anatomy 3     ES 3623 Tech of Physiological Fitness Assessment 3  
HLTH 3523 Public and Community Health 3     HLTH 3563 Human Sexuality 3  
NRS 3353 or SOC 4353 Aging 3     NRS 2203 Basic Human Nutrition 3  
                 
                 
Total Hours   15     Total Hours   15  
                 
Year 4   Year 4
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
HLTH 4633  HP Assessment and Planning 3     HLTH 4896 Internship 6  
HLTH 4523 Current Issues 3     HLTH 4643 HP Implementation and Evaluation 3  
HLTH 4513 Consumer Health 3     HLTH 4543 Drug Use and Abuse 3  
ELED 3063 Integration of Tech into Curr 3     Electives select any 4  
JOUR 3673 Desktop Publishing 3            
Total Hours   15     Total Hours   16  
Total Jr/Sr Hours 45     Total Degree Hours 124  
                 
Graduation Requirements:
Completion of HIST 2763 or HIST 2773 or POSC 2103 
2.00 GPA at ASU
2.00 GPA Overall
Maximum of 31 credit hours via correspondence, extension, examination, PLA, Military or similar means; CLEP (30 hrs max) 
45 JR/SR Hours after completing 30 hours
124 Total Credit Hours
18 of last 24 hours must be ASU-Jonesboro courses
Minimum of 57 hours from 4-year institutions
32 Resident Hours if completing second degree and first degree was not from ASU-J
Course/Grade Requirements
C or better in major courses
Departmental Requirements
Membership in a professional organization

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