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Health on the Move logoProgram Requirements:

B.S.​ ​Community and Public Health Promotion 

Declaring the Major

Complete the Department of Health & Physical Education (HPE) Declaration of Major and Advisor Forms. These can be obtained from the HPE office (Murray Center 130). Once a student is assigned an advisor, they become an Intended Major and must officially apply to the program upon completion of the admission requirements below.

Admission Requirements: Feinstein School of Education, BS in Community Health and Wellness

  1. Completed 24 credits and achieved a GPA of 2.75​
  2. RIC Math Competency Completed
  3. First Year Writing 100: Achieved at least a B
  4. HPE 102 (Human Health and Disease) and 202 (Community/Public Health and Health Promotion): Achieved at least a B-
  5. HPE 202​ course instructor has successfully submitted a Disposition Form

Application to Feinstein School of Education and Human Development

  1. Log into your MyRIC Online Services
  2. Click: Custom Applications
  3. Click: Admissions under RIC Feinstein School​
  4. Click: FSEHD Appl RQMTS (View Only)
  5. Select major and concentration from drop down list
  6. All requirements boxes should be checked​​
  7. Complete BCI question and select SAVE

Retention Requirements

  1. A minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 each semester.
  2. A minimum grade of B- in all required program courses except for BIOL 108BIOL 231BIOL 240BIOL 335, and PSYC 110 or PSYC 215, which, when needed, require a minimum grade of C.​​​​​

Page last updated: December 13, 2019