First Year (Freshman)

Fall Semester (City Colleges of Chicago)

  • ENGL 101 (Composition I), 3 credits
  • Biology 121 (Biology I) 5 credits
  • Chemistry 121 (Basic Chemistry I) 4 credits
  • Mathematics 118 or Higher (General Education Mathematics or higher) 4 credits

Spring Semester (City Colleges of Chicago)

  • Biology 226 (Human Structure & Function I) 4 credits
  • Microbiology 233 (Microbiology) 4 credits

Second Year (Sophomore)

Fall Semester (City Colleges of Chicago)

  • Nursing 101 (Fundamentals of Nursing) 7 credits
  • Biology 227 (Human Structure & Function II) 4 credits

Spring Semester (City Colleges of Chicago)

  • Nursing 102 (Introduction to Medical Surgical) 7 credits

Third Year (Additional Terms at City Colleges of Chicago)

Fall Semester (City Colleges of Chicago)

  • Nursing 210 (Intermediate Medical Surgical Nursing) 6 credits
  • Nursing 211 (Maternal - Newborn/Mental Health) 6 credits

Spring Semester (City Colleges of Chicago)

  • Nursing 212 (Pediatric/Gerontological Nursing) 6 credits
  • Nursing 213 (Advanced Medical Surgical Nursing) 6 credits
  • Nursing 203 (Nursing Leadership) 3 credits

Fourth Year (Roosevelt University)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • TRS 101* (Transfer Success Course), 1 credit
  • HSAD 250 (Public Health Issues) 3 credits
  • OLED 320 (Introduction to Organizational Communication) 3 credits
  • ENGL 102 (Composition II) 3 credits
  • Social Science (Any course with social science attribute) 3 credits
  • Humanities (Any course with humanities attribute) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • HSAD 351 (Introduction to Health Services) 3 credits
  • HSAD 363 (Health Disparities) 3 credits
  • Humanities (Any course with humanities attribute) 3 credits
  • MATH 217 (Elementary Statistics) 3 credits
  • Social Science (Any course with social science attribute) 3 credits

Fifth Year (Roosevelt University)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • HSAD 360 (Intraprofessional Teams) 3 credits
  • HSAD 352 (Healthcare Policy) 3 credits
  • DSIT 103 (Introduction to Data Science) 3 credits
  • Humanities (Any course with humanities attribute) 3 credits
  • Social Science (any course with social science attribute) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • HSAD 365 (Health Informatics) 3 credits
  • HSAD 370 (Healthcare Budgeting & Reporting) 3 credits
  • HSAD 353 (Medical Ethics and the Law) 3 credits
  • HSAD 390 or 399 (Capstone or Internship) 3 credits
  • COMM 101 (Public Speaking) 3 credits

CCC: Some courses listed may require pre-requisites, please see your advisor.

As a 69 credit AAS, RU's Ideas course requirement is waived and the two course experiential requirement is reduced to one course.

*TRS 101 -Transfer Success Course (waived with transfer of 90 credit hours or more)

^=Grade of C or higher required for major courses

The HSAD major consists of 7 required courses (21 credit hours), 3 required major elective courses (9 credit hours) and 1 capstone/experiential course (3 credit hours). The menu of electives in the major are subject to change. Please see your advisor to determine offerings. You may participate in a HSAD capstone course or internship even if you transfer in your experiential requirement. See your advisor for details.

HSAD coursework can being in either the fall or spring semester.