Bachelor of Science with Major in Interdisciplinary Health Studies

Required 120 credits, 36 of which must be numbered 300 or above, and 30 of which must be from UND:

I. Essential Studies Requirements.

II. A minimum of 40 credits, including:

A&S 260Exploring Topical Challenges3
HUM 283Evidenced Based Reasoning Across Disciplines3
HUM 408Writing Across the Disciplines3
or IDS 495 Service and Citizenship
ANAT 204
Anatomy for Paramedical Personnel
and Anatomy for Paramedical Personnel Laboratory
PSYC 111Introduction to Psychology3
MATH 103College Algebra (or higher)3
CHEM 115Introductory Chemistry3
or CHEM 121 General Chemistry I
CHEM 115LIntroductory Chemistry Laboratory1
or CHEM 121L General Chemistry I Laboratory
SOC 110Introduction to Sociology3
or ANTH 171 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
BIOL 150General Biology I3
or BIOL 151 General Biology II
BIOL 150LGeneral Biology I Laboratory1
or BIOL 151L General Biology II Laboratory
Total Credits31

In addition, students will prepare a program of study listing the courses used to complete the remainder of the required credits. Students may choose to create their own program along with their advisor or they may choose one or more of the following:

Optional Sub-Plans


LEAD 101Learning Leadership3
MGMT 300Principles of Management3
POLS 308Intergovernmental Relations3
POLS 437Administrative Processes3
Complete two of the following courses
LEAD 400Advanced Leadership6
or MGMT 361 Managerial Negotiations
or PSYC 366 Conflict Management
or POLS 432 Public Policy Making Process
Total Credits18


PSYC 241Introduction to Statistics4
CSCI 289Social Implications of Computer Technology3
PSYC 370Cyber Security, Big Data, & Human Behavior3
NURS 405Informatics in Nursing3
PSYC 335Health Psychology3
or NURS 415 lnterprofessional Collaborations For Improving Health Care Systems Outcomes
Total Credits16


LEAD 101Learning Leadership3
LEAD 400Advanced Leadership3
MGMT 300Principles of Management3
COMM 212Interpersonal Communication3
Complete two of the following
COMM 102Introduction to Communication6
or COMM 103 Information, Technology and Social Change
or MGMT 310 Organizational Behavior
or MGMT 361 Managerial Negotiations
or MGMT 362 Leadership and Conflict Resolution
or PSYC 301 Industrial and Organizational Psychology
or PSYC 366 Conflict Management
Total Credits18


COMM 102Introduction to Communication3
COMM 103Information, Technology and Social Change3
COMM 200Writing for New and Traditional Media3
PSYC 241Introduction to Statistics3-4
or SOC 326 Sociological Statistics
PSYC 303Research Methods in Psychology3-4
or COMM 410 Senior Capstone in Communication
or SOC 323 Sociological Research Methods
COMM 374Principles of Strategic Communication3
or COMM 451 Risk and Crisis Communication
or NURS 282 Health Promotion
or PSYC 335 Health Psychology
Total Credits18-20


CJ 201Introduction to Criminal Justice3
PHIL 110Forward or Delete? An Introduction to Logic3
PHIL 120Introduction to Ethics3
POLS 115American Government I3
Complete two of the following
A&S 351Introduction to Law and Legal Studies6
or CJ 320 Cybersecurity Law and Investigations
or PHIL 371 Philosophy of Law
or PHIL 355 Social and Political Philosophy
or POLS 305 American Constitution-Governmental Powers
or POLS 306 American Constitution-Civil Liberties
Total Credits18

Office of the Registrar

Tel: 701.777.2711
Fax: 701.777.2696

Twamley Hall Room 201
264 Centennial Drive Stop 8382
Grand Forks, ND 58202-8382