What to Expect in the Nutrition Traditional Program

Thinking about joining our program? Here's what you can expect at UIC

Whether you’re in the coursework-only, thesis or project track, you’ll need to take three of the five required 500-level HN courses, for a total of 9 credits.

For your remaining 27 required credits, you’ll work with your advisor to choose appropriate coursework.

Required courses

HN 503 Advanced Pathophysiology 3 hours
HN 510 Physiological Aspects of Nutrition 3 hours
HN 516 Vitamins and Minerals in Human Nutrition 3 hours
HN 532 Advanced Nutritional Assessment 3 hours
HN 560 Advanced Topics in Public Health Nutrition: Development and Evaluation of Community-Based Nutrition 3 hours