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Health Sciences Minor

Our Health Sciences minor expands your studies to include courses such as bioethics, health information management, and nutrition. This gives you a competitive edge in professional positions in media, engineering design, administration, and counseling that often interface with health care.

This minor will allow you to diversify your education and, depending on your major, help you:

  • gain insight into community health matters, cultural issues in health care and wellness, bioethics, and nutrition.
  • explore techniques for helping clients make lifestyle changes that incorporate alternative medicine and exercise.
  • discover how to work with electronic health records, payment systems, and nutrition-related software.
  • develop best practices and content for health-based websites.

To add this minor:

  • Fill out and sign the application form.
  • Bring the signed copy to Stella Leandrou, Riland Building, room 366, or scan and email to sleand01@nyit.edu, for review and signature.
  • Bring the completed form to the Office of the Registrar.
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