Bryan College of Health Sciences General Education Plan

This table reflects the minimum General Education requirements for all students in an Associate degree or Baccalaureate degree program.

Categories of Study General Education Learning Outcomes Competency Required Semester Hrs for Associate Degree Required Semester Hrs for Baccalaureate Degree

Business/ Management

(ECON, MGMT)

Demonstrate the ability to recognize current economic, ethical, social, and legal factors that relate to business and management practices. Recognize business/ management trends. Apply management practices as they relate to healthcare. 0 3

Communications

(COMM)

Demonstrate the ability to communicate and interpret meaning accurately and effectively through writing and speaking skills.

Communicate effectively through writing skills.

Communicate effectively through speaking skills.

3 3

Humanities/Fine Arts

(ARTS, ENGL, HIST, HUMS, INTL, MUSC, PHIL, RELI, SIGN, SPAN)

Demonstrate the ability to understand, appreciate and engage in creative thinking, philosophical thought and ethical decision making.

Engage in creative thinking.

Apply ethical reasoning.

6 9

Mathematics

(MATH, STAT)

Demonstrate the ability to apply mathematical logic and scientific reasoning skills in problem solving. Apply critical thinking. Calculate accurately. 3 3
Natural Sciences (BIOS, CHEM, NUTR, PHYS) Demonstrate an understanding of the forces of nature, including life and physical sciences that affect human response to and interaction with the world around them. Apply scientific concepts. 8 16

Social Sciences

(GERO, INTL, PBHL, PSYC, SOCI)

Demonstrate an understanding of the impact of political, social, cultural and economic factors in shaping values, beliefs, traditions and behaviors in a diverse society. Demonstrate sensitivity to cultural differences. 3 9
Total General Education Semester Hours Required for Degree     23 43