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2008-2009 Undergraduate Catalog 
2008-2009 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Nutritional Sciences (pre-medicine) (B.S.)

The nutritional sciences program emphasizes the biological and physical sciences and provides students with the background necessary to understand the function and metabolism of nutrients. The program provides an excellent foundation for students considering careers in medicine, dentistry, and other health science professions. The curriculum is designed to meet academic requirements for entering medical school, dental school, or allied health professions.

Bachelor’s degree requirements

General requirements (61-62 credit hours)

One of the following courses

Humanities electives (6 hours)

Natural Sciences (28 hours)

Physical Sciences (8 hours)

Quantitative Studies (7 hours)

One of the following courses

Professional studies (31 credit hours)

(Grades of C or higher required.)

One of the following courses

Supporting courses (21 credit hours)

(Grades of C or higher required)

Unrestricted electives (10-11 credit hours)

Total hours required for graduation (124)