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Department of Food, Nutrition, Dietetics and Health

Core Requirements

M.S. Thesis Option

CourseCourse NameCredit Hours
FNDH 880Graduate Seminar in Human Nutrition1
≥FNDH 700Graduate Level HN Course≥3
FNDH 899Master's Thesis6
 One of the Following Courses 
STAT 701Fundamental Methods of Biostatistics3
STAT 703Introduction to Statistical Methods for the Sciences 3
STAT 705Regression and Analysis of Variance 3

Of the 30-32 hours normally required for a master's degree, at least 18 hours should be at the 700 level and above.

M.S. Report Option

CourseCourse NameCredit Hours
FNDH 880Graduate Seminar in Human Nutrition1
≥FNDH 700Graduate Level HN Course≥3
FNDH 898Master's Report2
 One of the Following Courses 
STAT 701Fundamental Methods of Biostatistics3
STAT 703Introduction to Statistical Methods for the Sciences3
STAT 705Regression and Analysis of Variance 3

Of the 30-32 hours normally required for a master's degree, at least 18 hours should be at the 700 level and above.

M.S. Course Work Option

CourseCourse NameCredit Hours
FNDH 880Graduate Seminar in Human Nutrition1
≥FNDH 700Graduate Level HN Course≥3
 One of the Following Courses 
STAT 701Fundamental Methods of Biostatistics3
STAT 703Introduction to Statistical Methods for the Sciences3
STAT 705Regression and Analysis of Variance3

35 total graduate credits required (at least 21 credits at 700 level and above)
Oral exam for committee member (following seminar)
Written exam (questions submitted by committee members)

Graduate Catalog Degree Requirements