PhD in Translational Biosciences with Emphasis in Nutrition and Exercise Physiology

Degree Requirements

All PhD graduate students in the Translational Biosciences program will complete a total of 72 credit hours, including formal coursework and research credit hours. A minimum of 15 credit hours of formal coursework at the 8000 or 9000 level is required. Graduate students must maintain a GPA of 3.0 in their formal coursework. Research credit hours will be graded on a S/U basis.

Nutrition and Exercise Physiology Required Courses
NEP 7500Research in Nutritional Sciences and Exercise Physiology9
NEP 7970PANHP Capstone: Sports Nutrition3
NEP 8030Etiology of Obesity3
NEP 8860Exercise Endocrinology3
NEP 8870Exercise Metabolism3
NS Emphasis Area
NEP 7340Human Nutrition II Lecture3
NEP 8310Nutritional Biochemistry of Lipids3
NEP 8340Nutrition in Human Health3
AN_SCI 9442Vitamins and Minerals4
ExPhys Emphasis Area
MPP 7422Medical Physiology4
NEP 8001Topics in Nutritional Sciences and Exercise Physiology1-3
NEP 8850Advanced Exercise Physiology3
V_BSCI 9435Molecular Exercise Biology3
ExPhys Electives9-12