Curriculum Guide: Human Biology Major with Nutritional Sciences/Dietetics Emphasis

An example: Four year plan for Human Biology Major with Nutritional Sciences/Dietetics Emphasis    

This is a representative plan. Check with your advisor to see that your plan meets the requirements for this emphasis.

120 credits necessary to graduate.  

Note: Students must have a grade of C or better in CHEM 211 and BIO 201 in order to declare their major in Nutritional Sciences/Dietetics Emphasis.

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman
FallCredits
BIOLOGY 201 Principles of Biology: Cellular and Molecular Processes 3
BIOLOGY 202 Principles of Biology Lab: Cellular and Molecular Processes 1
CHEM 211 Principles of Chemistry I 4
CHEM 213 Principles of Chemistry I Laboratory 1
MATH 104 Precalculus (if needed) or First Year Seminar) 4
 Credits13
Spring
CHEM 212 Principles of Chemistry II 4
CHEM 214 Principles of Chemistry II Laboratory 1
ENG COMP 105 English Composition II: Composition and Rhetoric 3
HUM BIOL 204 Anatomy and Physiology 5
General Ed 3
 Credits16
Sophomore
Fall
COMM 133 Fundamentals of Public Address 3
MATH 260
Introductory Statistics
or Social Science Statistics
4
NUT SCI 300 Human Nutrition 3
PSYCH 203 Introduction to Lifespan Development 3
General Ed 3
 Credits16
Spring
CHEM 300 Bio-Organic Chemistry 3
CHEM 301 Bio-Organic Chemistry Laboratory 1
NUT SCI 201 Survey of Nutrition Related Professions 1
NUT SCI 212 Science of Food Preparation 4
General Ed 3
General Ed 3
 Credits15
Junior
Fall
CHEM 330
CHEM 331
Biochemistry
or Nutritional Biochemistry
4
HUM BIOL 360 Exercise Physiology 3
HUM BIOL 361 Human Physiology Lab - Exercise and Metabolism 1
NUT SCI 421 Community Nutrition 4
General Ed 3
 Credits15
Spring
BIOLOGY 302 Principles of Microbiology 4
NUT SCI 312 Quantity Food Production and Service 4
NUT SCI 350 Life Cycle Nutrition 3
NUT SCI 402 Management in Dietetic Practice 3
General Ed 3
 Credits17
Senior
Fall
BIOLOGY 303
Genetics
or Human Genetics
3
NUT SCI 485 Medical Nutrition Therapy I 3
NUT SCI 487 Nutritional Science Seminar 1
General Ed 3
General Ed 3
Elective 3
 Credits16
Spring
NUT SCI 427 Advanced Nutrition and Metabolism 3
NUT SCI 486 Medical Nutrition Therapy II 3
General Ed 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
 Credits15
 Total Credits123