Admission Requirements

  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above on a 4.0 scale including courses to be transferred and those completed at UNC
  • Junior status (>60 semester credit hours by time of program start)
  • The following courses or transfer equivalents must be completed:
    • BIO 110 Principles of Biology (4), grade of C or better required
    • CHEM 111 Principles of Chemistry I (5), grade of C or better required
    • FND 245 Introduction to Nutrition or FND 250 Principles of Nutrition (3), grade of B or better required for FND 250
  • It is expected that the following courses or transfer equivalents have been completed or are in progress prior to program admittance:
    • BIO 245 Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology (4)
    • FND 210 Medical Terminology (2)
    • PSY 120 Principles of Psychology (3)
    • STAT 150 Introduction to Statistical Analysis (3)
  • It is strongly recommended that the following course or its transfer equivalent be taken before the start of the program:
    • CHEM 231 Principles of Organic Chemistry (3)

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