Furman Health Sciences majors must seek advice from a faculty member and
declare their major with the department chair. Majors may pursue either a B.A.
or B.S. degree.
Bachelor of Arts
A Bachelor of Arts degree in Health Sciences must include:
- HSC-101, 201, and 210
- Two of the following courses: HSC-211, 221, 311, or 323
- Two or more courses from: 301, 302, 303, or 304
- At least four additional HSC courses numbered 211 or greater.
Bachelor of Science
Students seeking the Bachelor of Science degree must also complete:
- MTH-141 or 150
- At least two more courses from: BIO-111, 221, 322, CHM-110, 115, 120, 210, EES-110, 112, 113, PHY-111, 112, PSY-320 or SUS-120.
If you’re planning a career in medicine, Furman offers all the courses
required to prepare for medical school. Find out more at the Office of Health Careers Advising.