Human Nutrition, M.S. Admissions Information

Human Nutrition, M.S. Admissions Requirements And Checklist

Program Prerequisites (to be completed prior to matriculation)

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Coursework, with a B or better
    • Anatomy and Physiology I and II – 6 credits
    • Introduction to Biochemistry – 4 credits or Organic Chemistry I and II – 6 credits
    • Basic Nutrition – 2 credits

Required Materials

  • Application
  • Application fee (non-refundable)
  • Official transcripts from every school attended
  • Personal statement of 250 – 500 words, detailing why you are seeking this degree, how you expect to apply your degree to your professional career after graduation and why you seek to pursue your degree through the University of Bridgeport


Completed application and all supporting documents must be received by:

  • June 15 for the Fall semester
  • November 1 for the Spring semester



Undergraduate Open House: Biology, Health Sciences, and Medical Laboratory Science @ Charles A. Dana Hall
Jan 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Register here!

Visit the biology, health sciences, and medical laboratory science departments at the University of Bridgeport and learn about our pre-pharmacy curriculum, newest facilities and diverse programs of study, including acupuncture, naturopathic medicine, and more. Uncover the scientific explorations taking place at UB and see why you belong here.

Activities will include:

  • Admissions & financial aid presentation
  • Faculty meet-and-greet
  • Chat with current UB students
  • Program overviews