The College of Health Sciences offers a minor in health sciences to students who may
wish to pursue a career in the health field. Any student enrolled at Chicago State
University with a defined major field of study may elect to obtain a minor in health
sciences to enhance their education and employment prospects.
The minor in Health Sciences requires 20 credits; three core courses, which includes
the recently introduced service learning course (HSC 3321) ; medical terminology HSC
1140, and Introduction to Health Profession HSC 1150 and 12 hours of electives. The
minor must be completed before graduation and student must attain a cumulative grade
point average of 2.00 or better. A grade of C or better is required in all courses
accepted towards the minor.
8 credit hours
H SC 104, 150 and 321
12 credit hours
Selected 12 hours from the following: H SC 190, 210, 215, 220, 250, 255, 265, 299,
311, *312, 320, 375; HIA 201; OT 201; PT 301.
*HSC 3321 (Service Learning in Health ) is a mandatory course for all students enrolled
in the College of Health Sciences.
Equivalent courses from other institutions will be considered. The Dean of the College
of Health Sciences may approve substitution of required and/or elective courses.
Requirement for the minor must be completed prior to graduation.
Prospective students should contact Ms. Ivonne Anguh at 773-995-2554/ email@example.com or the Chairperson of the Department of Health Studies for further information on
the Minor in Health Sciences: