Choose electives as needed with advisor’s approval. (See Hours to Degree below.)
Hours to Degree
120 hours are needed to graduate with a BS Public Health with an emphasis in Health Education. At least 50 percent of the hours applied to a degree at The University of Southern Mississippi must be earned from a senior college, and 30 of these hours must be in courses numbered 300 or above. The student must earn at least 21 of the last 30 hours of course work and at least 12 hours in the major area of study from Southern Miss. See Residence Hour Requirements for more information.
Cumulative GPA of 2.5 to be admitted into the program.
Cumulative GPA of 2.5 is required before taking any DPH course 300/400 level (Except DPH 430 and DPH 436).
Grade of C or better in all program curriculum courses.