Major Requirements (SF State Bulletin: Degree Requirements)
Roadmap (SF State Bulletin: Roadmap)
Your major advisor answered a few questions to assist you with your first semester courses — see below.
- General Information
- Transfer Student Information
- Freshman Student Information
- College Resource Center (Advising)
|What are some of the highlights and features to know about this major?||
Freshman — major is impacted, students should apply during their sophomore year to start program at beginning of junior year.
[Health Education] HED Admitted Transfer — program is sequential, admitted major transfer students should start Semester One during 1st semester
Non-HED Transfer (interested in changing major to HED) — major is impacted & students must apply by attending Major Info Session, dates are TBD and will be available at the beginning of semester.
|When should I first meet with my major department?||
Freshman — individual advising by appointment throughout semester.
HED Admitted Transfers — info provided in H ED 405 first-semester course, individual advising available by appointment throughout semester.
|How will I be assigned to a major advisor and how do I contact them?||
N/A — students are not assigned a specific advisor
Appointments are made online https://hedadvising.youcanbook.me
HED Advising Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
|Where can I find information about major advising?||
Department website: https://healthed.sfsu.edu/content/undergraduate-advising
Advising Appointment website: https://hedadvising.youcanbook.me
Please note: appointments are not available during summer, students should email email@example.com
|Does this major require any pre-work from me before I attend orientation or register for classes?||
Freshman — NONE
HED Admitted Transfer — NONE, major orientation will be held in H ED 405 course
|What should I do if my major core and/or prequisite courses are full?||Contact instructor of record to add/waitlist and receive permit number if available.|
|Is there anything else I need to know about starting in this major?||In-person advising is not available during the summer. Students can book appointments online starting in the fall. Advising by email is available in summer: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|What upper division courses should I take in my first semester as a transfer student for this major?||
Semester One Sequence (5 courses):
H ED 400 GWAR; H ED 405; H ED 425; H ED 655; and HH 205 or H ED 210 or H ED/HH 290 or HH 380
|Are there any prerequisites to these upper division courses for the major?||ENG 214 or equivalent [A4]; Critical Thinking [A3] ; MATH 124 or ISED 160 [B4]|
|Are there any registration blocks or holds in the system for this major, and if so, what do I do/who do I contact to clear them?||H ED 400 GWAR (Pre req: ENG 214 [A4] & Critical Thinking [A3]) and H ED 425 (MATH 124 or ISED 160 [B4]) prerequisites – students should clear with GE Advising because the pre-reqs are GE courses.|
|Does this major have an approved Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT) roadmap?||None.|
|Are there any courses I should take first as a Freshman to get started in this major and/or are there any lower division GE course requirements that I can take that will also count toward this major?||
Math 124 or ISED 160 [B4]; ENG 104 or ENG 114 [A2]; Oral Communication [A1]; BIOL 100/101 [B1+B3] and BIOL 210/211.
|Are there entry or prerequisite requirements for these Freshmen courses?||
Students must meet ELM and EPT placement requirements or take remedial courses before taking the above GE courses, which can delay academic progress.
|Can any of my AP or IB tests count toward requirements in this major?||
A score of a 3 or higher on AP English Literature and Composition will fulfill the ENG 214 requirement.
A score of a 3 or higher on AP Biology will fulfill the BIOL 100/101 requirement.
Services provided for: undergraduate students with College of Health and Social Sciences majors, pre-majors and minors.
Services offered: Academic planning (GE, DARs, DPR and major), freshman transitioning support, impacted major consultation, academic probation advising, general life/support counseling, petition consultation, career prep and planning, major career exploration, graduation check (GE and graduation requirements), resume and cover letter help