Minor in Health Science


The Minor in Health Science expands the number of program options available to students who wish to graduate with a credential that combines course offerings from different program areas. This minor may be applied towards any KPU bachelor's degree.

Faculty's website: kpu.ca/science

Department's website: kpu.ca/science/health-science

Admission Requirements

Students pursuing a Minor in Health Science must be admitted to KPU for undergraduate studies.

Declaration Requirements

Students pursuing this minor must declare their intention prior to graduation. A minor may only be declared as part of a bachelor’s degree.

Curricular Requirements

The Minor in Health Science requires completion of 26 credits as specified below.

Lower Level
BIOL 1110Introductory Biology I4
BIOL 1210Introductory Biology II4
HSCI 1115Introduction to Health Science3
Upper Level
Select a minimum of 15 credits from courses in HSCI at the 3000 level or higher, including:15
A minimum of 6 credits in courses at the 4000 level or higher
Total Credits26

Credential Awarded

Upon successful completion of the minor as part of a bachelor’s degree program, transcripts will indicate a Minor in Health Science.

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