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The Schools of Nursing and Pharmacy operate on both the Oxford and Jackson campuses. The Schools of Dentistry, Health Related Professionals and Medicine, and the Health Sciences Graduate School, are based in Jackson only. (Additional healthcare programs are available through the School of Applied Sciences on the Oxford campus.) Other than these exceptions, the schools above are on the Oxford campus.

B.S. in Dietetics and Nutrition

Degree Requirements

The academic regulations for this degree program, as entered in the University of Mississippi Catalog, are in effect for the current or selected academic year and semester. The University of Mississippi reserves the right to 1) change or withdraw courses; 2) change rules for registration, instruction, and graduation; and 3) change other regulations affecting the student body at any time.

General Education

Requirement Hours Description
First Year Writing I 3 Complete Hon 101, Writ 100 or Writ 101 with a passing grade.
First Year Writing II 3 Complete one of the following courses with a passing grade: Liba 102, Writ 102 or Hon 102.
Engl 250 3 Complete Engl 250 with a passing grade.
Psy 201 3 Complete Psy 201 with a passing grade.
Soc 101 3 Complete Soc 101 with a passing grade.
3 hrs statistics course 3 Sucessfully complete a statistic course from the following list of courses: CJ 202, Math 115, Econ 230, Bus 230 or Psy 202.
3 hrs fine arts 3 Complete 3 hours in the area of fine or performing arts. Choose from art history, music, dance, and theatre arts. Studio and workshop courses cannot be used to satisfy this requirement. Acceptable freshman or sophommore-level courses are: AH 101, AH 102, AH 201, AH 202; Music 101, Music 102, Music 103, Music 104, Music 105; Dance 200; and Theatre 201.
3 hrs literature 200+ 3 Complete 3 hours of literature at the 200 level or higher with a passing grade.

General Education II

Requirement Hours Description
Bisc 102 or Bisc 160 3 Successfully complete either Bisc 102 or Bisc 160 with a passing grade.
Bisc 103 or Bisc 161 1 Successfully complete the accompanying human biology lab (Bisc 103 or Bisc 161).
Bisc 206 4 Complete Bisc 206 with a passing grade.
Bisc 207 4 Complete Bisc 207 with a passing grade.
Bisc 210 4 Complete Bisc 210 with a passing grade.
Chem 105 3 Successfully complete Chem 105 with a passing grade.
Chem 106 3 Complete Chem 106 with a passing grade.
Chem 115 1 Complete Chem 115 with a passing grade.
Chem 116 1 Complete Chem 116 with a passing grade.
Chem 221 3 Complete Chem 221 with a passing grade.
Chem 225 1 Complete Chem 225 with a passing grade.
Chem 271 3 Complete Chem 271 with a passing grade.
Csci 191 3 Complete Csci 191 with a passing grade.
Mgmt 371 3 Complete Mgmt 371 with a passing grade.
Mgmt 383 or NHM 466/566 3 Successfully complete either Mgmt 383 or NHM 466/566.
Spch 102, 105, Bus 271, or IMC 585 3 Sucessfully complete one of the following courses with a passing grade: Spch 102, Spch 105, Bus 271 or IMC 585.
3 hrs Math 121 or higher 3 Successfully complete Math 121 or a higher level math with a passing grade.
3 hrs humanities or fine arts 3 Successfully complete 3 credit hours in humanities chosen from the following areas: African American Studies, classical civilization, gender studies, philosophy, modern or ancient languages, religion, or southern studies. Or, successfully complete 3 credit hours in the area of fine arts chosen from the following areas: art history, music, dance, and theatre arts. Studio and workshop courses cannot be used to satisfy this requirement.
General electives 6 Student must complete 6 hours of general elective coursework to bring total hours completed for program to 124 hours.

Major Requirements

Requirement Hours Description
NHM 111 1 Complete NHM 111 (formerly FCS 111) with a passing grade.
NHM 211 3 Complete NHM 211 (formerly FCS 211) with a passing grade.
NHM 213 1 Complete NHM 213 (formerly FCS 213) with a passing grade.
NHM 214 3 Complete NHM 214 (formerly FCS 214) with a passing grade.
NHM 311 3 Complete NHM 311 (formerly FCS 311) with a passing grade.
NHM 323 3 Complete NHM 323 (formerly FCS 323) with a passing grade.
NHM 363 3 Complete NHM 363 (formerly FCS 363) with a passing grade.
NHM 373 3 Complete NHM 373 (formerly FCS 373) with a passing grade.
NHM 410 3 Complete NHM 410 (formerly FCS 410) with a passing grade.
NHM 411 3 Complete NHM 411 (formerly FCS 411) with a passing grade.
NHM 412 3 Complete NHM 412 (formerly FCS 412) with a passing grade.
NHM 415 3 Complete NHM 415 (formerly FCS 415) with a passing grade.
NHM 417 3 Complete NHM 417 (formerly FCS 417) with a passing grade.
NHM 461 3 Complete NHM 461 (formerly FCS 461) with a passing grade.
NHM 462 3 Complete NHM 462 (formerly FCS 462) with a passing grade.
NHM 472 2 Complete NHM 472 (formerly FCS 472) with a passing grade.
NHM 483 3 Complete NHM 483 (formerly FCS 483) with a passing grade.
The policies and regulations contained in this online University of Mississippi Catalog are in effect for the current or selected semester. The catalog is not a contract, but rather a guide for the convenience of students. The University of Mississippi reserves the right to 1) change or withdraw courses; 2) change the fees, rules, and schedules for admission, registration, instruction, and graduation; and 3) change other regulations affecting the student body at any time. Implicit in each student’s enrollment with the university is an agreement to comply with university rules and regulations, which the university may modify to exercise properly its educational responsibility.