Education & Human Sciences Nutrition & Health Sciences: Nutrition, Exercise & Health Science Option

Bachelor of Science 4-Year Plan

Year 1

Semester 1 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
LIFE 120 Fundamentals of Biology I 3 cr
LIFE 120L Fundamentals of Biology I Laboratory 1 cr
MATH 102 or MATH 103 or MATH 106 2-5 cr
NUTR 100 Healthy Living 3 cr
FITN 180 Intro to Personal and Group Exercise 1 cr
NUTR 150 2 cr
Total Credits 12
Semester 2 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
LIFE 121 Fundamentals of Biology II 3 cr
LIFE 121L Fundamentals of Biology II Laboratory 1 cr
NUTR 250 Human Nutrition and Metabolism 3 cr
ACE 1 3 cr
ACE 2 3 cr
PSYC 181 4 cr
Total Credits 17

Year 2

Semester 3 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
BIOS 213 Human Physiology 3 cr
BIOS 213L Human Physiology 1 cr
CHEM 109 General Chemistry I 4 cr
NUTR 244 Scientific Principles of Food Preparation 3 cr
ACE 5 3 cr
Total Credits 14
Semester 4 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
BIOS 214 Human Anatomy 5 cr
CHEM 110 General Chemistry II 4 cr
NUTR 253 Cultural Aspects of Food and Nutrition 3 cr
ACE 7 3 cr
Total Credits 15

Year 3

Semester 5 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
CHEM 251 Organic Chemistry I 3 cr
CHEM 253 Organic Chemistry I Laboratory 1 cr
NUTR 344 Nutrition and Food for Optimal Health 4 cr
NUTR 384 Biomechanics of Human Movement 3 cr
STAT 218 or EDPS 459 3 cr
Elective 3 cr
Total Credits 17
Semester 6 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
BIOC 321 Elements of Biochemistry 3 cr
BIOC 321L Laboratory for Elements of Biochemistry 1 cr
FITN 222 Intro to Personal Training 2 cr
NUTR 401 Health Behavior 3 cr
NUTR 484/884 Physiology of Exercise 3 cr
NUTR 302 3 cr
Total Credits 15

Year 4

Semester 7 · Fall
Course Credit Hours
NUTR 453 Nutrition and Fitness Communication Strategies 3 cr
NUTR 455 Advanced Nutrition 3 cr
NUTR 486/886 Exercise Testing and Exercise Programming in Adult Fitness and Cardiac Rehabilitation 4 cr
Electives 6 cr
Total Credits 16
Semester 8 · Spring
Course Credit Hours
NUTR 488 Practicum in Exercise and Health Behavior Planning 3 cr
Electives 5-8 cr
ACE 8 3 cr
Total Credits 11
PLEASE NOTE

This document represents a sample 4-year plan for degree completion with this major. Actual course selection and sequence may vary and should be discussed individually with your college or department academic adviser. Advisers also can help you plan other experiences to enrich your undergraduate education such as internships, education abroad, undergraduate research, learning communities, and service learning and community-based learning.

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