Suggested Degree Pathway for Nutritional Science - Nutrition and Wellness option

For students who entered fall 2019 to spring 2020.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
HSCI.1010Human Anatomy & Physiology I (SCL)3
HSCI.1030Human Anatomy & Physiology I Lab (SCL)1
ENGL.1010 /
HONR.1100
College Writing I / FYSH (CW)3
PSYC.1010Introduction to Psychological Science (SS)13
SOCI.1010Intro. to Sociology (SS)13
NUTR.2050Introduction to Nutritional Sciences3
Total16

Spring Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
PUBH.1021Introduction to Public Health (SS)13
HSCI.1020Human Anatomy & Physiology II (SCL)3
HSCI.1040Human Anatomy & Physiology II Lab (SCL)1
ENGL.1020College Writing II (CW)3
MATH.1210Management to Precalculus (MATH)3
xxxx.xxxxArts and Hum. Persp. (AH)3
Total16

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
Total14
HSCI.2110Basic Clinical Microbiology3
HSCI.2130Basic Clinical Microbiology Lab1
HSCI.2510Physiological Chemistry I23
HSCI.2530Physiological Chemistry I Lab21
NUTR.2100Nutrition and Health3
NUTR.2700Introduction to Food Safety3

Spring Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
HSCI.2520Physiological Chemistry II33
HSCI.2540Physiological Chemistry II Lab31
MATH.2830Intro to Statistics (STEM)3
NUTR.2060Human Nutrition3
xxxx.xxxxArts and Hum. Persp. (AH)3
xxxx.xxxxFree Elective3
Total16

Junior Year

Fall Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
Total15
HSCI.2220Health and Disease Across the Lifespan3
NUTR.3450Community Nutrition (DCA), (SRE)3
NUTR.3720Obesity & Weight Control3
MKTG.2010Marketing Principles3
PUBH.2050Social Determinants of Health3

Spring Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
Total15
EXER.2020Intro to Exercise Science3
NUTR.3360Life Cycle Nutrition3
NUTR.3710Nutrition & Metabolism3
PSYC.2600Child & Adolescent Development3
PUBH.2210Health Policy3

Senior Year

Fall Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
Total15
HSCI.3060Intro to Gerontology3
MGMT.3010Organizational Behavior3
NUTR.4810Medical Nutrition Therapy I3
PUBH.3050Introduction to Epidemiology3
xxxx.xxxxFree Elective3

Spring Semester

Course#Course NameCr.
Total15
EXER.4300Exercise is Medicine3
HSCI.3400IPE Research Methods3
PUBH.4030Mind, Body and Health3
xxxx.xxxxFree Elective3
xxxx.xxxxArts and Hum. Persp. (AH)3

Total Minimum Credits = 120

1Meets Core Curriculum Social Sciences Perspective (SS) requirement.

2Can be replaced with CHEM.1110 / CHEM.1130L Chemistry I with Lab OR CHEM.1210 / CHEM.1230L Chemistry I with Lab.

3Can be replaced with CHEM.1120 / CHEM.1140L General Chemistry II with Lab OR CHEM.1220 / CHEM.1240L Chemistry II with Lab

Note: All students must come for pre-registration advising every semester.

No more than two Breadth of Knowledge courses can be taken with the same prefix. The Core Curriculum courses may be taken in any sequence. Refer to the Core Curriculum policy for further details. You should meet with your faculty advisor to determine how you will meet the Core Curriculum requirements.

Current UMass Lowell students should be using their Advisement Report in SiS. If you need assistance, please contact your adviser.

Restriction on off-campus study:

Be advised that any course taken at another institution must be formally approved prior to enrollment. See the catalog policy for details.

Last Updated: 6/18/2020