Health Care Services Minors

Director of General Education
Lori Bachle, M.S.
PH 402.552.6127  TF 800.647.5500 
bachle@clarksoncollege.edu

Students may earn a minor in conjunction with any Clarkson College degree program. The Health Care Services minors will complement any major program in a health care related field and will provide the background for students to work in a wide variety of health care settings.

Human Services Minor

Required courses Semester Hours
PY 200 Human Development 3
HCS 242 Human Services Theory and Application 3
HCS 244 Vulnerable Populations 3
HCS 245 Family Dynamics 1
HCS 246 Information and Referral 1
HCS 247 Understanding the Criminal Justice System 1
HCS 248 Introduction to Grant Writing 2
HCS 249 Crisis Intervention Seminar 1
HCS 340 Ethical and Professional Issues in Human Services 3
    Total 18

Women's Health Minor

Required courses Semester Hours
HCS 260 Introduction to Women's Health Topics and Issues 3
HCS 261 Women's Health I 3
HCS 265 Literary Perspectives of Women's Health 3
HCS 362 Women's Health II 3
HCS 364 Mental Health of Women Throughout the Lifespan 3
HCS 365 Women's Health Seminar: Mammography 1
HCS 366 Women's Health Seminar: Pharmacology 1
HCS 367 Women's Health Seminar: Preventative and Restorative Topics 1
    Total 18

Public Health Minor

Required courses Semester Hours
HCS 250 Epidemiology                3
HCS 251 Environmental Risk Factors and Disease 3
HCS 351 Data Collection and Future Trends in Public Health 3
HCS 353 Community Engagement in Public Health 3
HCS 410 Advanced Statistics for Public Health    3
BU 470 Issues and Policies in Public Health       3
    Total 18

Gerontology Minor

Required courses Semester Hours
PY 220 Death and Dying: Perspectives for Health Care Providers                2
HC 220 Gerontology 2
HCS 330 Health and Physical Aspects of Aging 3
HCS 333 Psychological and Social Aspects of Aging    3
HCS 334 Managing End of Life Care           3
HCS 336 Seminar in Gerontology       2
BU 420 Long Term Care     3
    Total 18