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  Oct 22, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Dual Degree: B.S. in Human Nutrition and B.S. in Kinesiology


Nutrition and Kinesiology is a dual degree program. Students complete a total of 130-134 credit hours and earn two degrees, one from the Department of Food, Nutrition, Dietetics and Health and the second from the Department of Kinesiology. Graduates of this program may pursue careers in health programs offered by hospitals, industries, wellness centers, public and private clinics, fitness camps, and athletic clubs.

Bachelor’s degree requirements

General requirements (59-63 credit hours)


Humanities (6 credit hours)


Only courses of 3 credits or more will apply.

Integrative Human Ecology course (1 credit hour)


Natural and Physical Sciences (29-30 credit hours)


Professional studies (65 credit hours)


(Grades of C or higher required.)

Nutrition or Kinesiology (3 credit hours)


Kinesiology (33 credit hours)


Nutrition and Kinesiology majors must take a minimum of 33 kinesiology credit hours that include:

  • Lower-level Core Credits: 18
  • Upper-level Core Credits: 15
  • Other elective kinesiology courses at the 300 level or above Credits: 3
  • A minimum grade of C is required on all prerequisities for kinesiology courses
  • A minimum grade of C and GPA of 2.2 are required for all kinesiology courses meeting degree requirements

Upper-level Core Courses (15 credit hours)


Choose one course from each of the following:

Kinesiology Elective Courses 300 level or higher (9 credit hours)


Select 9 credit hours of additional upper level KIN courses.

Total credit hours required for graduation (130-134)