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Minor in Health and Industry

The minor in Health and Industry comprises four courses related to health and its applications to individuals, society, or industry taken in addition to the core General Education requirements (NASC).  This minor may help students acquire a deeper understanding of their personal health, the biological basis of health and disease, and the psychological contribution to physical wellbeing.  This minor may also enhance the prospects for careers in the health industry or as business service providers in the health industry.

Faculty Coordinator:   Professor Oches (  

Select four courses from the following list. You must select at least one NASE and one PS:

NASE 308            Health of Nations
NASE 309            Science and Business of Biotechnology
NASE 313            Human Nutrition: From Science to Life
NASE 315            Human Health and Disease in Today’s World
NASE 316            Biology of Mind
NASE 318            Global Health Challenges
NASE 319            Human Inheritance: From Genes to Behavior
*NASE 398           Special Topics
PS 210                 Pioneers in Psychology
PS 230                 Sports Psychology
PS 240                 Child Psychology
PS 252                 Dynamics of Personality
PS 266                 Psychology of Adjustment
PS 275                 Cross Cultural Psychology
*PS 301                Special Topics in Psychology
PS 305                 Environmental Psychology
PS 311                 Social Psychology
PS 325                 Cyber Psychology
PS 328                 Financial Psychology
PS 333                 Gender Psychology
PS 340                 Health Psychology
PS 342                 Analysis of Human Relations in Health Care Organizations
PS 351                 Nonverbal Communication and Judging Others
PS 380                 Psychology of Self
PS 388                 Abnormal Psychology


*If appropriate topic and approved by department

All minors must be declared via MyBentley and approved by the coordinator.