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Minor Requirements

  • The minor consists of seven courses, of which at least five must be upper-division.
  • >Upper-division courses must not overlap with courses taken for a major or another minor.
  • No more than two courses (eight units) may be taken with a pass/no pass grading option.
  • To ensure an interdisciplinary learning experience, no more than three courses (twelve units) may be taken from an individual academic department.
  • Up to two four-unit Academic Internships (max 8 units) can be used in lieu of upper-division elective courses

Required Courses

There are three required courses. BOTH of the following courses:

Plus ONE of the following Urban Studies and Planning courses:

  • 143 - The U.S. Health Care System
  • 144 - Environmental & Preventive Health Issues
  • 145 - Aging: Social & Health Policy Issues
  • 147 - Case Studies in Health Care Programs: Poor and Undeserved Populations

Elective Courses

Select at least four courses among the departments below.

View a pdf of the requirements worksheet.

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