Are there any pre-requisite courses that need to be completed prior to starting the MS program?

Applicants must have completed 5 of the 7 equivalent core science courses listed below, prior to matriculation:

  • Introduction to Biology or Zoology
  • Human Physiology
  • General Chemistry with lab (2 semesters)
  • Organic Chemistry with lab (1 semester)
  • Biochemistry
  • Food Microbiology or General Microbiology with lab
  • Basic Human Nutrition (One of the five MUST include this course)