Nutrition & Dietetics

B.S. in Human Nutrition-Sciences Option

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman Year
N&D 240 Fundamentals of Nutrition 3
MATH 103 College Algebra 3
ENGL 110 College Composition I 3
CHEM 121
General Chemistry I
or Introductory Chemistry
General Chemistry I Laboratory
or Introductory Chemistry Laboratory
Option B Course 3
N&D 100 Introduction to Nutrition and Dietetics 1
N&D 220 Foodservice Safety and Sanitation 1
PSYC 111 Introduction to Psychology 3
CHEM 122
General Chemistry II
or Introduction to Organic and Biochemistry
General Chemistry II Laboratory
or Introduction to Organic and Biochemistry Laboratory
ENGL 130 Composition II: Writing for Public Audiences 3
Option B Course 3
Sophomore Year
N&D 250 Consumer Food Issues 3
N&D 325 Nutrition Through the Life Cycle 3
ANAT 204 Anatomy for Paramedical Personnel 3
ANAT 204L Anatomy for Paramedical Personnel Laboratory 2
Option B Course 3
Essential Studies (FA/Hum) or Elective 3
COMM 110 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
PPT 301 Human Physiology 4
CHEM 340 Survey of Organic Chemistry If ChEM 115 and CHEM 116 were taken then CHEM 340 is not required 4
CHEM 340L Survey of Organic Chemistry Laboratory If CHEM 115L and CHEM 116L have been taken then CHEM 340L is not required 1
Option B Course 3
Junior Year
N&D 344 Nutrition Education and Counseling 3
N&D 345 Community Nutrition 3
N&D 335 World Food Patterns 3
Option B Course 3
Essential Studies (FA/Hum) or Elective 3
N&D 348 Sports Nutrition 3
SOC 326
Sociological Statistics
or Introduction to Statistics
Option B Course 3
Essential Studies (FA/Hum) or Elective 6
Senior Year
N&D 497 Supervised Practice in Human Nutrition 180-270 clock hours 4-6
Must have a 2.2 GPA, satisfactory completion of service learning requirements, and prior or concurrent completion of N&D 344 and N&D 345. Must have a C or better in your nutrition, foods, and science courses. Application by October 20 for spring supervised practice or by March 20 for summer and fall supervised practice.  
Essential Studies (FA/Hum) or Elective 9
N&D 441 Nutritional Biochemistry 4
N&D 494 Research in Nutrition and Dietetics 1
Essential Studies (FA/Hum) or Elective 9
 Total Credits120-123

Option B Courses (choose 5 courses from the list)

BIOL 150 General Biology I

BIOL 151 General Biology II

BIOL 341 Cell Biology

BMB 301 Biochemistry

PPT 315 Human Pharmacology

PPT 410 Drugs Subject to Abuse

PSYC 250 Developmental Psychology

PSYC 355 Adulthood & Aging

SOC 352 Aging & Society

SOC 355 Drugs & Society

Every student must fulfill all University, Departmental, and Essential Studies requirements.  Students must complete enough electives to bring total credit hours up to the 120.