MS in Dietetics
The Coordinated Program in Dietetics requires a minimum of 30 hours of graduate courses in the program. Students must maintain a 3.0 GPA.
Sample Plan of Study
The following courses are required for this degree. Changes in course requirements may occur, as the program is required to meet the accreditation standards.
|BIO_SC 1500 or 1010 and 1020||5||ENGLSH 1000||3|
|GN_HES 1100||1||CHEM 1320||4|
|MATH 1100||3||HLTH_SCI 1000||3|
|PSYCH 1000||3||Hist. or Pol Sc||3|
|HES Foundation Course (recommend HDFS 1600 OR 1610)||3||Humanities (recommend PHIL 1150 or PHIL 2440)||3|
|CHEM 2030||3||BIOCHM 3630 (B- or better required)||3|
|CHEM 2130||2||CDS 2190||3|
|MPP 3202||5||COMMUN 1200||3|
|NEP 2380||3||NEP 1995||3|
|HES Foundation Course (recommend FINPLN 2183)||3||NEP 2340 (B- or better required)||3|
|F_S 4310||4||MANGMT 3000||3||ESC_PS 4170||3|
|NEP 3360||2||NEP 2450||3||NEP 3400||1|
|NEP 4340||3||NEP 3290||1||NEP 3590||1|
|NEP 4360||3||NEP 3390||2|
|NEP 4590||3||NEP 4280||3|
|MPP 4204||5||PTH_AS 2201||3|
|NEP 4290||2||NEP 3370||3|
|NEP 4950||2||NEP 4370||3|
|Supporting Elective||3||NEP 4951||1|
|ESC_PS 7200||3||Professional Development (NEP 7390 effective Spring 2019)||1|
|HMI 7430||3||Medical Nutrition Therapy III (NEP 8380 course proposal pending)||2|
|NEP 7380||3||Practice of Dietetics SPE (NEP 8975 course proposal pending)||10|
|Total Credits: 152|
This is a professional program and will not require a Thesis, but will require a comprehensive exam.
This degree is only for students accepted into the Coordinated Program in Dietetics and who have completed their first two years in the program. These students will have earned a bachelors degree in Nutritional Sciences with an emphasis in Nutrition and Foods. Application information and criteria on how to apply can be found at http://nep.missouri.edu/nutrition_foods.html for application information and criteria.
Requirements for program continuation during the master's year will be posted on the Nutrition and Exercise Physiology website.