Nutritional Science

The Nutrition Science track is a science-based program that prepares students for medical school and/or graduate school.* Students develop a strong foundation in biology, chemistry, physics, and nutrition. Please note that completion of the Nutrition Science dietetics track does not result in eligibility to complete an ACEND accredited dietetic internship program. *Please refer to the admission requirements of the medical and/or graduate schools to which you wish to apply.

Admission requirements for the Nutrition & Wellness dietetics track are the same as those required for university admission.

  • Graduate school
  • Nutrition scientist
  • Product developer
  • Regulatory and labeling specialist
  • Quality assurance specialist
  • Research and development technician


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One University Plaza, MS####
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701