Liberal Arts and Professional Electives

The following are examples of Liberal Arts electives and Professional Electives for applicants to the College of Health Professions bachelor's programs.


Liberal Arts Electives:

  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Anthropology
  • Art Appreciation (but not Art courses)
  • Art History (but not Art courses)
  • Astronomy
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Communications
  • Cultural Studies (Canadian Studies, Asian Studies, Native American Studies, etc.)
  • Drama
  • Earth Science
  • Economics (with an Economics, not a Business pre-fix, i.e. ECO 105, not BUS 105)
  • English
  • Environmental Science
  • Foreign Languages (includes American Sign Language)
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • History
  • Linguistics
  • Literature
  • Math
  • Music Appreciation (but not Music courses)
  • Music History (but not Music courses)
  • Nutrition
  • Oceanography
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Religion - Comparative
  • Religious History
  • Sociology
  • Women's Studies
  • Writing (including Creative Writing)
  • Zoology
 

Professional Electives

  • Accounting
  • Art studio (drawing, painting, ceramics, sculpture, etc.)
  • Accounting
  • Biotechnology
  • Business
  • Career Awareness
  • Computer applications
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Programming
  • Criminal Justice
  • Dance
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Dentistry
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Finance
  • First Year/Freshman Seminars
  • Health/Health Science
  • Legal/Law
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Medical Labratory Science
  • Music studio, performance or practice courses
  • Nursing
  • Photography
  • Respiratory Therapy
  • Secretarial science
  • Theology
  • Veterinary medicine
Prospective students will questions about pre-requisites should e-mail Student Admissions at admissfa@upstate.edu. Please include the name of the degree program you're considering.
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