Prerequisites

Students must have a bachelor's degree in any field and the following prerequisites or their equivalents:

Area Course Credit Hours Course Title
Biology BIOL 1210 4 Principles of Biology
BIOL 2420 4 Human Physiology
Chemistry CHEM 1210+1215 4 + 1[2] General Chemistry I + Lab
CHEM 2310+2315 4 + 1[2] Organic Chemistry I
[1]CHEM 3510 3 Biological Chemistry I
Nutrition [1]NUTR 4440 or 4 Advances in Nutrition Science
NUTR 3010 4 Nutrition Intervention
NUTR 5420 3 Applied Nutrition through the Lifecycle
Economics[3] ECON 1010 or 3 Economics as a Social Science
ECON 2010 or 3 Principles of Microeconomics
ECON 2020 3 Principles of Macroeconomics
Psychology[3] or PSY 1010 4 Psychology
Sociology[3] SOC 1010 3 Introduction to Sociology
Writing WRTG 2010 4 Intermediate Writing: Research and Inquiry
Math MATH 1050 4 College Algebra
Kinesiology[4] KINES 3091 3 Exercise Physiology

FOOTNOTES

[1] CHEM 3510 and NUTR 4440 MUST have been completed within the last five (5) years.

[2] A minimum of 1 credit of chemistry lab is required.

[3] Students only need ONE class from economics, psychology, or sociology courses listed to count as the prerequisite.

[4] This is for sports nutrition concentration only.

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