MS Nutrition Curriculum


Candidates are required to take 21 semester hours of nutrition, including seven hours of advanced human nutrition. In addition, students are encouraged to pursue complementary studies in the biomedical, social and behavioral sciences. The plan of study may vary considerably depending on the education, goals and specific interests of each student. 

The individual may choose to fulfill the academic requirements for dietetic registration (Didactic Program in Dietetics), or complete the curriculum as a post-baccalaureate premedical program (approved by the Association of American Medical Colleges).